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The Matchmaker (1958)

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103 min | Romance, Comedy

Thornton Wilder's tale of a matchmaker who desires the man she's supposed to be pairing with another woman.
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Charles Lang (as Charles Lang jr)
Editor
Howard A. Smith (as Howard Smith)
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Updated Jul 23, 1958

Release date
Jul 23, 1958 (United States)

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26 cast members
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Shirley Booth
Dolly 'Gallagher' Levi Dolly 'Gallagher' Levi   See fewer
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Anthony Perkins
Cornelius Hackl Cornelius Hackl   See fewer
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Shirley MacLaine
Irene Molloy Irene Molloy   See fewer
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Paul Ford
Horace Vandergelder Horace Vandergelder   See fewer
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Robert Morse
Barnaby Tucker Barnaby Tucker   See fewer
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Perry Wilson
Minnie Fay Minnie Fay   See fewer
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Wallace Ford
Malachi Stack Malachi Stack   See fewer
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Russell Collins
Joe Scanlon Joe Scanlon   See fewer
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Rex Evans
August August   See fewer
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Gavin Gordon
Rudolph Rudolph   See fewer
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Torben Meyer
Alex, Headwaiter, Harmonica Club Alex, Headwaiter, Harmonica Club   See fewer
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Orangey
Himself - a Cat (as Rhubarb) Himself - a Cat (as Rhubarb)   See fewer
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Ann Blake
Bit Role (uncredited) Bit Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peggy Connelly
Ernestina Simple (uncredited) Ernestina Simple (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lorinne Crawford
Younger Beauty (uncredited) Younger Beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklyn Farnum
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Bess Flowers
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Joseph Forte
Train Conductor (uncredited) Train Conductor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sandra Giles
Older Beauty (uncredited) Older Beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Harris
Patron at Harmonica Club (uncredited) Patron at Harmonica Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jon Lormer
Mr. Duckworth, Jeweler (uncredited) Mr. Duckworth, Jeweler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Lovejoy
Doorman (uncredited) Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
Patron at Harmonica Club (uncredited) Patron at Harmonica Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cap Somers
Cab Driver (uncredited) Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Whitmire
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Marc Wilder
Specialty Dancer (uncredited) Specialty Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.9 / 10 | 930 votes