(Howard Hawks, 1939).
The Front Page gets the Hawks treatment in the fastest-talking screwball comedy of the 1930s. Cary Grant burnishes his image as a charmingly unscrupulous newspaper editor. Star reporter Rosalind Russell never needed to make another movie; her place in the pantheon was secured.
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This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on March 18, 2009