About the film
based on novel or book love based on play or musical eccentric free spirit orphan guardian nephew socialite nonconformism bohemian 1920s
Release Date: December 04, 1958
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|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Writers||:||Adolph Green, Patrick Dennis, Betty Comden|
Mame Dennis, a progressive and independent woman of the 1920s, is left to care for her nephew Patrick after his wealthy father dies. Conflict ensues when the executor of the father's estate objects to the aunt's lifestyle and tries to force her to send Patrick to prep school.