Katt Shea on

The Egg and I

Released 1947
Distributor Universal

As big a hit as it was, this progenitor of Green Acres probably wouldn’t have been rereleased if supporting characters Ma and Pa Kettle hadn’t broken out and spawned nine more popular barnyard comedies.

About Katt Shea

Writer-director Katt Shea has been honored with retrospectives of her critically acclaimed films at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, The British Film Institute in London and various festivals throughout Europe.  Her work includes: Poison Ivy starring Drew Barrymore and Tom Skerritt, The Rage: Carrie II, and Dance of the Damned.