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22 Ratings

Sitting Pretty

Directed by Walter Lang
United States, 1948


Tacey and Harry King are a suburban couple with three sons and a serious need of a babysitter. Tacey puts an ad in the paper for a live-in babysitter, and the ad is answered by Lynn Belvedere. But when she arrives, she turns out to be a man.

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Sitting Pretty Directed by Walter Lang

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1949 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Writers Guild of America

1949 | Winner: Best Written American Comedy (Screen)

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