Sitting Pretty
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Sitting Pretty
Clifton Webb has the role of a lifetime as Lynn Belvedere, self-styled genius and expert on everything. Belvedere accepts the job of baby-sitting the troublesome children of Robert Young and Maureen O'Hara; he wins the job by calmly dumping a bowl of cold oatmeal on the head of the couple's most contentious offspring! At first the family chafes at Belvedere's imperiousness and unlimited resourcefulness, but gradually everyone--especially the children--grow quite fond of the man. The couple's snoopy neighbor (Richard Haydn), noting that Belvedere spends quite a lot of time in… More

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"This is the effete curmudgeon character film role that endeared the 60 -year-old Clifton Webb to the public and made him a star."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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