Three Is a Family

Three Is a Family is a 1944 American comedy film directed by Edward Ludwig and starring Marjorie Reynolds, Charlie Ruggles, and Fay Bainter.[3] The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Sound Recording (W. V. Wolfe).[4]

Three Is a Family
Directed byEdward Ludwig
John E. Burch (assistant)
Screenplay byHarry Chandlee
Marjorie L. Pfaelzer
Based onThree's a Family (aka The Wife Takes a Child [1])
by Henry Ephron and Phoebe Ephron
Produced bySol Lesser
StarringMarjorie Reynolds
Charlie Ruggles
Fay Bainter
CinematographyCharles Lawton Jr.
Edited byRobert O. Crandall
Music byWerner R. Heymann
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • November 23, 1944 (1944-11-23)
Running time
81 minutes
CountryUnited States



  1. ^ Three's a family; a comedy in three acts, (Book, 1944). WorldCat. OCLC 1349825. Retrieved August 2, 2020.
  2. ^ "Indies $70,000,000 Pix Output". Variety: 3. November 3, 1944. Retrieved July 26, 2016.
  3. ^ Hal Erickson (2012). "Three Is a Family". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on November 5, 2012. Retrieved August 19, 2011.
  4. ^ "The 18th Academy Awards (1946) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved August 19, 2011.

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