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The Philadelphia Story

One of the most hilarious and captivating romantic comedies ever to grace the screen, with a splendid cast including Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and James Stewart as the trio of lovers mixed up in an impending wedding and society concerns. Early screwball humour mixed with romantic fantasy and acerbic wit, this is one of the classics of film history. Later musicalized as 'High Society'.

Year: 1940
Genre: Alice's 500 Greatest Films, Romance, Best of the 1940s, Empire Mag's Greatest 201, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die), Classic Cinema
Country: USA
Director: George Cukor
Starring: Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Cary Grant
Duration: 107 Minutes
Rating: PG - Adult themes.
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Location in store: Alice's 500 Greatest Films

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