Romantic Comedies of the 1930s

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The Awful Truth


The Awful Truth
By McCarey, Leo
2003-03 - Sony Pictures
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One of the most captivating screwball comedies ever, The Awful Truth stars Cary Grant and Irene Dunne as the perfect comic sparring partners. Grant and Dunne are facing divorce while fighting tooth and nail over their beloved dog, Mr. Smith. Ralph Bellamy is hilarious as Dunne's new suitor, and Grant and Dunne have rarely been better. …More

Bringing Up Baby


Bringing Up Baby
By Hawks, Howard
2005-03 - Warner Home Video
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Comedy about a giddy heiress who sets her sights on a stuff zoologist. …More

Carefree Carefree
2006-10 - Turner Home Entertainment
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A lawyer sends his singer girlfriend to a psychiatrist to help her decide about marriage. …More

Easy Living Easy Living
By Leisen, Mitchell
2008-04 - Universal Home Video
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A Wall Street tycoon throws his wife's fur coat out a window, changing a working girl's life. …More

Good Fairy Good Fairy
2002-11 - Kino Video
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A naive girl just out of a cloistered orphanage finds that being a 'good fairy' to strangers makes life awfully complicated. …More

Myrna Loy & William Powell Collection I Love You Again
2007-08 - Warner Home Video
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A bump on the head reminds a boring husband he was once a con-man, and he sets out to win back his disillusioned wife.

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It Happened One Night


It Happened One Night
By Capra, Frank
1999-12 - Sony Pictures
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Runaway socialite Ellie Andrews is en route to the Big Apple to elope with a fortune-hunting flyboy. Along the way she meets crusty newspaperman Peter Warne, who's just been sacked and—unbeknownst to Ellie—plans to sell her story to get his job back. …More

Libeled Lady Libeled Lady
By Conway, Jack
2005-03 - Warner Home Video
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An editor's fiancee and a lawyer help him trick an heiress suing his paper. Directed by Jack Conway. …More

Midnight Midnight
2008-04 - Universal Home Video
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A Paris cabby chases a showgirl hired by a rich man to pose as a baroness. Directed by Mitchell Leisen. …More

My Man Godfrey My Man Godfrey
2008-06 - Legend Films Inc.
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A Park Avenue socialite's new family butler is an incognito Austrian diplomat. …More

Ninotchka Ninotchka
By Lubitsch, Ernst
2005-09 - Warner Home Video
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A playboy melts a Russian envoy sent to fetch three wayward comrades in Paris. Directed by Ernst Lubitsch. …More

Nothing Sacred / Something to Sing about Nothing Sacred
2006-03 - Krb Music
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Classic comedy about hotshot reporter who exploits Vermont girl's "imminent" death from radium poisoning for headline value in N.Y.C.

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Trouble in Paradise Trouble in Paradise
2003 - Criterion Collection
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When thief Gaston Monescu meets his true love in pickpocket Lily, they embark on a scam to rob lovely perfume company executive Mariette Colet. But when Gaston becomes romantically entangled with Mme. Colet, their larcenous ruse is jeopardized and gaston is forced to choose between two beautiful women.