Man on the Flying Trapeze (The Memory Expert)
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Man on the Flying Trapeze (The Memory Expert)
W.C. Fields plays Ambrose Wolfinger, the henpecked husband to end all henpecked husbands. A widower, Ambrose married a second time only to provide a mother for his pretty daughter (Mary Brian). What he got was an overbearing harpy of a wife (Kathleen Howard), a fussy and imperious mother-in-law (Vera Lewis) and a shiftless brother-in-law (Grady Sutton). Ambrose plans to attend a much-awaited wrestling match, but can't get the day off of work. He lies for the first time in his life, telling his boss that his mother-in-law has died. En route to the wrestling meet, Ambrose suffers one mishap… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A plangent anti-Cult of Domesticity symphony"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
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