You Gotta Stay Happy (1948) - Rotten Tomatoes

You Gotta Stay Happy1948

You Gotta Stay Happy (1948)





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In this romantic comedy, a wealthy heiress marries hastily and realizes her mistake on her honeymoon in New York. She hides out in a stranger's room. When she overdoses on sleeping pills, the fellow is forced to take her back to California. However, their flight back is anything but routine.


Joan Fontaine
as Dee Dee Dillwood
James Stewart
as Marvin Payne
Eddie Albert
as Bullets Baker
Percy Kilbride
as Mr. Racknell
Roland Young
as Ralph Tutwiler
Willard Parker
as Henry Benson
Stanley Prager
as Jack Samuels
Mary Forbes
as Aunt Martha
Edith Evanson
as Mrs. Racknell
Peter Roman
as Barnabas
Porter Hall
as Mr. Caslon
Marcy McGuire
as Georgia Goodrich
William Bakewell
as Dick Hebert
Emory Parnell
as Bank Watchman
Hal K. Dawson
as Night Clerk
Arthur J. Walsh
as Milton Goodrich
Paul Cavanagh
as Dr. Blucher
Eddie Ehrhart
as Thaddeus
Joe Cook Jr.
as Bellhop
Don Garner
as Bellhop
Hal Malone
as Elevator Operator
Frank White
as Elevator Operator
Fritz Feld
as Small Man
Arthur Hohl
as Cemetery Man
Frank Jenks
as Man in Checkered Suit
Frank Darien
as Old Man
Edward Gargan
as Detective
Don Shelton
as Minister
George Carleton
as Portly Man
Al Murphy
as Mechanic
Myron Healey
as Day Clerk
Harland Tucker
as Mr. Thrush
David Sharpe
as Motorcycle Rider
Tiny Jones
as Pedestrian
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Critic Reviews for You Gotta Stay Happy

All Critics (1)

The screwball quality and physical humour devolves into a much less interesting sentimental mismatched love story.

June 27, 2007 | Rating: 65/100

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