It's a Gift
It's a Gift (1934)

In this film, W.C. Fields is in fine fettle as small-town grocer Harold Bissonette. Harold dreams of becoming an orange farmer, but his gorgon wife will have none of it. After a grueling day at the store, however, Harold announces that… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 17, 1934
DVD Release Date: November 9, 2004
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Gabe Leibowitz
Film and Felt

There's plenty to enjoy here, and little to dislike.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

W.C. Fields in his prime. If not his best, not far from it.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's W.C. Fields at the top of his game; a classic comical study on the horrors of bourgeois family life.

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Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

It's A Gift (1934) is often cited as W. C. Fields' best and funniest picture - it is undoubtedly one of the greatest, classic comedies ever made,

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Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

W.C. Fields is a near-forgotten comedic treasure waiting to be unearthed by anyone with a DVD player.

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Flixster Audience Score: 75% Flixster User Reviews
Jim Hunter
A shop owner comes into an inheritance and moves his family to California. Filled with physical bits and an occasional wise-crack, <i>It's a… More
Anthony Valletta
Oh so funny. Love the orange juice at the end.
Ken Stachnik
My Favorite WC Fields Movie
cody franklin
If you like W.C. Fields films then you will enjoy this one. Not my favorite of his films, but a lot of fun. Fields is a unlucky pushover who dreams of moving to… More