Listen, Darling

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Listen, Darling
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Directed by Edwin L. Marin
Produced by Jack Cummings
Written by Katharine Brush (story)
Anne Morrison Chapin
Elaine Ryan
Noel Langley (uncredited)
Starring Judy Garland
Freddie Bartholomew
Mary Astor
Walter Pidgeon
Music by William Axt
Cinematography Charles Lawton Jr.
Lester White
Edited by Blanche Sewell
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • October 18, 1938 (1938-10-18) (premiere)
  • October 21, 1938 (1938-10-21) (wide)
Running time
75 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $566,000[1]
Box office $583,000[1]

Listen, Darling is a 1938 musical comedy film starring Judy Garland, Freddie Bartholomew, Mary Astor, and Walter Pidgeon.

Plot synopsis[edit]

A girl (Garland) and her friend (Bartholomew) go to great lengths to prevent her widowed mother from marrying the wrong person.


Box office[edit]

According to MGM records, the film earned $381,000 in the US and Canada and $202,000 elsewhere, resulting in a loss of $17,000.[1]


  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .

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