Talk of a Million (1951)

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Alternative titles

  • Smiling Irish Eyes Alternative
  • You Can't Beat the Irish Alternative
  • When Irish Eyes Are Smiling Alternative


Story of an Irish family who are reduced to poverty through the father's disinclination to work. An American lawyer visits the town looking for an heir to a fortune and gives the mistaken impression that it is due to the family.

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