My Man Godfrey
Dir. Gregory La Cava (1936).
Carole Lombard stars as an apparently dizzy society girl who rescues William Powell's suspiciously elegant tramp from a shanty town and brings him home as a family butler. The stars are great and the screwball premise offers a stringent antidote to mid '30s Capracorn.
Wed., Dec. 23, 2:50, 6:30 & 10:10 p.m.; Thu., Dec. 24, 2:50, 6:30 & 10:10 p.m., 2009
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