About the film
ma and pa kettle
Ma and Pa Kettle
Release Date: April 01, 1949
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|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures International (UPI)|
|Writers||:||Betty MacDonald, Al Lewis|
The Kettles and their fifteen children are about to be evicted from their rundown rustic home when Pa wins the grand prize by coming up with a new tobacco slogan. Birdie Hicks is jealous of the family's new wealth, which includes a completely automated modern home, and accuses Pa of stealing the slogan. Reporter Kim Parker proves Birdie wrong and marries Tom Kettle.