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|The Kettles in the Ozarks|
|Directed by||Charles Lamont|
|Written by||Kay Lenard|
|Based on||The Egg and I|
by Betty MacDonald
|Produced by||Richard Wilson|
|Edited by||Edward Curtiss|
|Music by||Joseph Gershenson|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
|Box office||$1.3 million (US)|
The Kettles in the Ozarks is a 1956 American comedy film directed by Charles Lamont. It is the ninth installment of Universal-International's Ma and Pa Kettle series starring Marjorie Main and introducing Arthur Hunnicutt as Sedge, Pa's brother who lives in the Ozarks, replacing Percy Kilbride as Pa.
With Pa out of the way, Ma and the kids head out to help Pa's brother Sedgewick with his farm in Mournful Hollow, Arkansas. Things get tighter when a couple of bootleggers rent Sedge's barn to manufacture moonshine. With Ma and the kids, the bootleggers get their pay.
- 'The Top Box-Office Hits of 1956', Variety Weekly, January 2, 1957
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