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Too Many Husbands (released in the United Kingdom as My Two Husbands) is a 1940 romantic comedy film about a woman who loses her husband (Cardew) in a boating accident and remarries, only to have her first spouse reappear. The film stars Jean Arthur, Fred MacMurray and Melvyn Douglas, and is based on the 1919 play "Home and Beauty" by W. Somerset Maugham. The movie was directed by Wesley Ruggles.
Riding High Theatrical release poster // Directed by George Marshall Produced by Fred Kohlmar Written by Art Arthur Walter DeLeon James Montgomery Ready Money Arthur Phillips Starring Dorothy Lamour Dick Powell Cinematography Harry Hallenberger Karl Struss Editing by LeRoy Stone Distributed by Paramount Pictures Release date(s) 1943 Running time 88 minutes Country United States Language English
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town is a 1936 American screwball comedy film directed by Frank Capra, starring Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur in her first featured role. Based on the 1935 short story "Opera Hat" by Clarence Budington Kelland, which appeared in serial form in the Saturday Evening Post, the screenplay was written by Robert Riskin in his fifth collaboration with Frank Capra.
The Awful Truth is a 1937 screwball comedy film starring Irene Dunne and Cary Grant. The plot concerns the machinations of a soon-to-be-divorced couple, played by Dunne and Grant, who go to great lengths to try to ruin each other's romantic escapades. The film was directed by Leo McCarey, who won the Academy Award for Best Director, and was written by Viña Delmar, with uncredited assistance from Sidney Buchman and Leo McCarey, from the 1922 play by Arthur Richman.
Loose Ankles (1930) is a Pre-Code romantic comedy released in all-talking versions and silent versions. Warner Brothers produced and distributed the film under First National. The film was directed by Ted Wilde and starred Loretta Young, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and Edward Nugent
Whoopee // Directed by Thornton Freeland Produced by Samuel Goldwyn Florenz Ziegfeld Written by William M. Conselman E.J. Rath (story) Robert Hobart Davis (story) Owen Davis (play) William Anthony McGuire (musical) Starring Eddie Cantor Ethel Shutta Paul Gregory Eleanor Hunt Music by Nacio Herb Brown Walter Donaldson Edward Eliscu Cinematography Lee Garmes Ray Rennahan Gregg Toland (Technicolor) Editing by Stuart Heisler Studio Samuel Goldwyn Productions Release date(1930)