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Title His girl Friday / Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play by Charles Lederer ; directed by Howard Hawks
Published [Los Angeles, California] : Columbia Pictures Corporation, [1939]
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2018


Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 92 min.) : sound, black and white
Summary Hildy Johnson is a reporter. Hildy is matched in force only by her conniving but charismatic editor and ex-husband, Walter Burns, who dangles the chance for her to scoop her fellow news writers with the story of an impending execution in order to keep her from hopping the train that's supposed to take her to Albany and a new life as a housewife
Notes Based on a play by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
From the play "The Front Page" by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Credits Director of photograhy, Joseph Walker ; film editor, Gene Havlick ; musical director, M.W. Stoloff
Cast Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Gene Lockhart, Helen Mack, Porter Hall
Notes English language soundtrack with optional English closed-captioning
Description based on online resource; title from title frames (Kanopy, viewed January 9, 2024)
Subject Divorced people -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Journalists -- Drama
Newspaper employees -- Drama
Press and politics -- New York (State) -- Drama
Divorced people
Man-woman relationships
Newspaper employees
Genre/Form screwball comedy.
Internet videos
Fiction films
Films for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Screwball comedy films.
Comedy films.
Internet videos.
Fiction films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Vidéos sur Internet.
Films de fiction.
Films pour personnes handicapées auditives.
Comédies loufoques (Films)
Films comiques.
Form Streaming video
Author Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977, film director
Lederer, Charles, 1910-1976, screenwriter.
Walker, Joseph B., director of photography.
Havlick, Gene, 1894-1959, editor of moving image work.
Stoloff, Morris, 1898-1980, musical director.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986, actor.
Bellamy, Ralph, 1904-1991, actor.
Russell, Rosalind, actor.
Lockhart, Gene, 1891-1957, actor.
Mack, Helen, actor.
Hall, Porter, 1888-1953, actor.
MacArthur, Charles, 1895-1956, author.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964. Front page.
Columbia Pictures Corporation, production company.