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Hobson's Choice

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Comedy Drama 
19541h 47mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Kanopy 

Henry Hobson owns and tyrannically runs a successful Victorian boot maker’s shop in Salford, England. A stingy widower with a weakness for overindulging in the local Moonraker Public House, he exploits his three daughters as cheap labour. When he declares that there will be ‘no marriages’ to avoid the expense of marriage settlements at £500 each, his eldest daughter Maggie rebels.Hobson's Choice featuring Charles Laughton and John Mills is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, and streaming with subscription on Kanopy. It's a comedy and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (6,432 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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#3,850 Ranked Movie

#330 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#500 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy

#875 Ranked in Romance Movies

Hobson's Choice has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (6,432 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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