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Auntie Mame began as a novel by Patrick Dennis (aka Ed Fitzgerald), then was adapted into a long-running Broadway play by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee. This 1958 film version permits Rosalind Russell to recreate her stage role as Mame Dennis, the flamboyant, devil-may-care aunt of young, impressionable Patrick Dennis. Left in Mame's care when his millionaire father drops dead, young Patrick (Jan Handzlik) is quickly indoctrinated into his aunt's philosophy that "Life is a banquet--and some poor suckers are starving to ...

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Phyllis

Jul 25, 2015

Hilarious!

I have loved this movie for a long time. I think everyone would enjoy it. Rosalind Russell is great!

katymontrose

Nov 29, 2012

Repeat watch

Love this movie! Will be one I'll watch over and over.

isisnicole13

Oct 1, 2010

Auntie Mame

I have fond memories of watching this movie when I was growing up. Mame's spunky character brings back great memories of a very favourite aunt of mine who recently passed away and is very much missed...

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