The Philadelphia Story (1940)

As a part of our remarriage comedy series, this Friday, May 22th,  we are watching “The Philadelphia Story”, and  reading chapter 4 of Cavell’s book:

“The Importance of Importance”


Directed by: George Cukor

Starring: Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn, James Stewart

Haughty divorced socialite Tracy Lord is preparing for her second marriage. Enter Dexter Haven, her first husband, and Macaulay Connor, a tabloid reporter with a distrust of the wealthy. What follows is a rapid-fire war of words as the two men try to help Tracy discover the heart beneath her holier-than-thou exterior.


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