Papa's Delicate Condition
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Papa's Delicate Condition
This charming tale is about a young girl's father and his slightly erratic behavior after sampling a refreshing alcoholic beverage. Although Papa Jack Griffith (Jackie Gleason) never appears to be drunk, his "delicate condition" is well known to his family. His wife is definitely unhappy over his penchant but loves him just the same. He is adored by his youngest daughter, six year old Corinne (Linda Bruhl). When he tries to buy a pony for Corinne, he not only gets the pony but the entire broken down, debt ridden circus as well. This is too much for wife Ambolyn (Glynis Johns),… More
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"One of the last studio comedies to be made for and enjoyed by all members of the fsmily, Papa's Delicate Condition stars Jackie Gleason as a lovable, alcoholic head of an eccentric clan."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
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