Book to Movie: Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Eric Hodgins
  • Pages: 25
  • Audio: NA
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: H. C. Potter
  • Screen Writer: Melvin Frank and Norman Panama
  • Running Time: 1 hour 33 minutes


  • Cary Grant as James Blandings
  • Myrna Loy as Muriel Blandings
  • Melvyn Douglas as William "Bill" Cole
  • Louise Beavers as Gussie
  • Reginald Denny as Henry Simms
  • Jason Robards, Sr. as John Retch
  • Connie Marshall as Betsy Blandings
  • Sharyn Moffett as Joan Blandings
  • Ian Wolfe as Real Estate Agent Smith
  • Nestor Paiva as Joe Apollonio
  • Lex Barker as Carpenter Foreman
  • Harry Shannon as W.D. Tesander
  • Tito Vuolo as Mr. Zucca
  • Emory Parnell as Mr. PeDelford