May 20, 2019

Movie Night: Philadelphia Story – November 15th at 7:30pm

In the 1930′s and 40′s, there was little rule called the Production Code which prohibited movies with extramarital affairs.  So what did Hollywood do?  It created a new class of comedy — the “comedy of remarriage”.  The Philadelphia Story is considered a master if this genre.   It was a comeback for Hepburn and watching Grant and Stewart made is a hit.  It was the 5th most popular movie at the box office in 1941

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