SKU 3431

AMERICAN MATCHMAKER (1940) * with hard-encoded English subtitles *

Edgar G. Ulmer Writers: Gustav H. Heimo (story) (as G. Heimo) , Shirley Ulmer (screenplay) (as S. Castle) , 1 more credit ยป Stars: Leo Fuchs, Judith Abarbanel, Judel Dubinsky

An elegant and eligible bachelor manages to somehow find the luck to avoid marriage all the time.  This comedy manages to portray both male ambivalence and the perils of Jewish assimilation in the Western world without getting too serious.

DVD-R is in Yiddish with hard-encoded English subtitles.  Approx. 85 mins. + a 10 min. contemporary newsreel.


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