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The Time of Their Lives (The Ghost Steps Out)

The Time of Their Lives (The Ghost Steps Out) (1946)

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Release Date: Jan 1, 1946 Wide

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While perhaps not Abbott & Costello's best film, The Time of Their Lives is certainly their most unusual. Lou Costello plays a Revolutionary War-era tinker, whose prized possession is a letter from George Washington, commending Costello as a loyal patriot. Costello's lady love is Anne Gillis, maidservant to aristocratic Jess Barker. Costello's rival in romance is Barker's butler Bud Abbott, who locks the tubby tinker in a trunk to keep him away from Gillis. Meanwhile, Gillis stumbles onto a plot

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A bold Abbott & Costello venture, featuring the team in separate roles entirely, which was very inventive for its time.

September 30, 2006
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The absolute best of A&C films.
September 27, 2007
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