Up In Mabel's Room
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Up In Mabel's Room
Up in Mabel's Room was one of a mid-1940s series of profitable film revivals of venerable theatrical comedies, all produced by Edward Small and directed by Allan Dwan. Previously filmed in 1925, this rusty-dusty stage perennial was written by Otto Harbach and Willson Collison; Tom Reed was the scenarist hired to bring the play's creaky plot contrivances up to date. The story hinges on the fact that newly-married Gary Ainsworth (Dennis O'Keefe) once gave his former sweetheart Mabel (Gail Patrick) a sexy negligee with his initials embroidered in the lacework. It is Gary's… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"One of Dwan's weakest farces, it has a good dream sequence and other nice touches."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Pretty funny farce not much seen these days."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Mistaken identities and double entendres, circa 1948."
‑ Scott Weinberg, Apollo Guide
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