An inventor needs funding for his big project, his wife decides to divorce him and marry a millionaire to get the money. With logic like that what could possibly go wrong? Oscar-winner Sturges directed six screwball comedy masterpieces – this is one of them.
Guest speaker: Dr Nick Smedley, film historian, author of Roots of Modern Hollywood and forthcoming book on Preston Sturges
Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor, Rudy Vallee
‘Like drinking a chilled glass of champagne, down in one.’ The Guardian.
|Title||Palm Beach Story|
|Directed by||Preston Sturges|
|Running Time||88 mins|