- Turn Back the Clock is a 1933 American pre-Code MGM fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Edgar Selwyn, written by Selwyn and Ben Hecht, and starring Mae Clarke and Lee Tracy (while under contract to Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer). The Three Stooges featuring Curly Howard appear in an uncredited straight role as wedding singers.
Not Rated | 1h 19min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 25 August 1933 (USA) Joe and Mary barely get by with their tobacco store. After an old friend returns now married to wealthy Elvina, Joe wishes he married her instead when he had the chance.
- Edgar Selwyn
- Not Rated
Turn Back the Clock is a 1933 American pre-Code MGM fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Edgar Selwyn, written by Selwyn and Ben Hecht, and starring Mae Clarke and Lee Tracy. The Three Stooges featuring Curly Howard appear in an uncredited straight role as wedding singers. There is a small gag wherein Lee Tracy asks the Stooges to sing "Tony's Wife", a song which the Stooges have not heard before; Moe Howard then asks "Tony's wife? Who is she?" Although they are not credited as the Three Stooge
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Turn Back the Clock (1933) *** (out of 4) Minor film about married couple Joe (Lee Tracy) and Mary (Mae Clarke) who run a partially successful cigar shop but one night they get into a heated argument about whether or not they should invest their life savings in the stock market. Joe gets upset because years earlier he could have become rich by investing but Mary wouldn't let him and the same thing seems to be happening.
Turn Back the Clock - DVD-R (1933) for $11.10 from OLDIES.com Comedy A shopkeeper gets a chance to live his life over in this imaginative Depression-era yarn. - Order by Phone 1-800-336-4627 Turn Back the Clock DVD-R (1933) - Warner Archive Collection (MOD) | OLDIES.com
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- Edgar Selwyn
Oct 12, 2015 · Turn Back the Clock could be better, but it isn’t a bad watch. This will be of particular interest to those who enjoy the “life do-over” niche of the fantasy genre, for it tells a familiar story with a familiar message, but doesn’t feel like a carbon copy of any other film.
TURN BACK THE CLOCK (1933) This website is made possible, in part, by displaying a few online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker for this site. Joe Gimlet (Lee Tracy) is a small businessmen, barely scraping by with his loving wife Mary (Mae Clarke). When successful old friend Ted Wright stops by, who married the local rich girl that could have been Joe's, Joe begins to regret the choices he made in life.
Jan 16, 2020 · Turn Back the Clock (1933) Edgar Selwyn’s Turn Back the Clock is a time-travelling comedy that features a classic wish fulfilment fantasy plot that delivers a moral tale about the dangers of greed and a warning that money can’t make you happy.