His Girl Friday

His Girl Friday

"Perhaps the funniest, certainly the fastest talkie comedy ever made." Time Out

Toronto International Film Festival Cinematheque
98% on Rotten Tomatoes -- Certified Fresh
Stockholm International Film Festival

When hard-charging New York newspaper editor Walter Burns (Cary Grant) discovers that his ex-wife, investigative reporter Hildy Johnson (Rosalind Russell), has gotten engaged to milquetoast insurance agent Bruce Baldwin (Ralph Bellamy), he unsuccessfully tries to lure her away from tame domestic life with a story about the impending execution of convicted murderer Earl Williams. But when Hildy discovers Williams may be innocent, her reporter instincts take over.

USA - 1940 - 1h 32m
Directed By: Howard Hawks
Written By: Charles Lederer, Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur
Starring: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy

His Girl Friday
  • His Girl Friday1940

    "Perhaps the funniest, certainly the fastest talkie comedy ever made." Time Out

    Toronto International Film Festival Cinematheque
    98% on Rotten Tomatoes -- Certified Fresh
    Stockholm International Film Festival

    When hard-charging New York newspaper editor Walter Burns (Cary Grant) discovers that ...

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