George Washington Slept Here
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George Washington Slept Here
The Moss Hart-George S. Kaufman Broadway hit George Washington Slept Here has herein been tailored to the unique talents of Jack Benny. In the original play, city dweller Bill Fuller, fired up with the spirit of "back to the soil," purchases a ramshackle Colonial-era farmhouse in upstate New York, dragging his reluctant wife, Connie, along for the ride. Everett Freeman's screenplay retains the basic set-up with one important difference: in the film, it is Connie Fuller (Ann Sheridan), an inveterate antique collector, who is all hopped up about buying and renovating the old… More

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"George Washington Slept Here never transcends or even makes much of an effort to conceal its stagebound origins, but ultimately, it doesn't need to."
‑ Nathan Rabin, The Dissolve
"Considering the fine cast and pedigree of the playwrights, this slapstick comedy is a let down."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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