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3.6
32 Ratings

The Mating Season

Directed by Mitchell Leisen
United States, 1951
Comedy

Synopsis

Ellen McNulty loses her hamburger joint and goes to see her son, who marries a socialite at the same time. Due to her modest background and a case of mistaken identity, Ellen poses as the newlyweds’ cook.

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The Mating Season Directed by Mitchell Leisen

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1951 | 2 wins including: Bronze Bear

Academy Awards

1952 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Golden Globes (USA)

1952 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

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