About the film
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Release Date: December 04, 1950
|Slogan||:||«The Wonderful Pulitzer Prize Play … becomes one of the Great Motion Pictures of our Time!»|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures|
|Producers||:||Howard Christie, John Beck|
|Writers||:||Mary Chase, Oscar Brodney, Myles Connolly|
The story of Elwood P. Dowd who makes friends with a spirit taking the form of a human-sized rabbit named Harvey that only he sees (and a few privileged others on occasion also.) After his sister tries to commit him to a mental institution, a comedy of errors ensues. Elwood and Harvey become the catalysts for a family mending its wounds and for romance blossoming in unexpected places.