Warner Bros. released Christmas in Connecticut on August 11, 1945. Peter Godfrey directed the film starring Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, and Sydney Greenstreet.
‘Christmas in Connecticut’ 30-Second Summary
Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country’s most famous food columnists. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard-working farm woman, taking care of her children and being an excellent cook. But this is all fabrication created by Elizabeth and editor. In reality, she is an unmarried New Yorker who can’t cook in the slightest. The recipes come from Felix Bassenak, a talented chef and Elizabeth’s uncle. The publisher of the magazine, Alexander Yardley, has decided that a heroic sailor will spend his Christmas on “her” farm. Elizabeth knows that her career is over if the truth comes out, so she builds upon the deception. However, Elizabeth does not count on falling in love with the mysterious veteran, Jefferson Jones.
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