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Girls about town

Author: George CukorRaymond GriffithBrian MarlowKay FrancisJoel McCreaAll authors
Publisher: [Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Publix Corporation, [Place of distributor not identified] : Zeus, 1931. [2016]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gold-diggers Kay Francis and Lilyan Tashman meet susceptible lonely businessmen at conventions in this ribald preproduction code story. The millionaires lavish the girls with expensive gifts. Francis falls for poor but virtuous Joel McCrea. Eugene Paulette is a copper king who gives Tashman jewelry. His wife reacts not with jealously but by trying to imitate her rival's style. Written by Ronald Syroid"--IMDb.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Cukor; Raymond Griffith; Brian Marlow; Kay Francis; Joel McCrea; Lilyan Tashman; Eugene Pallette; Alan Dinehart; Paramount Publix Corporation.; Zeus (Firm)
OCLC Number: 932310462
Notes: Credits supplied from: AFI catalog, 1931-1940; partial transcription of credits by preservation assistant.
Playing time on release was 80 min., according to: AFI catalog, 1931-1940.
Credits: Photography, Ernest Haller.
Cast: Kay Francis (Wanda Howard), Joel McCrea (Jim Baker), Lilyan Tashman (Marie Bailey), Eugene Pallette (Benjamin Thomas), Allan Dinehart (Jerry Chase). And Lucile Webster Gleason (Mrs. Benjamin (Daisy) Thomas), Anderson Lawler (Alex Howard), Lucille Brown (Edna). George Barbier (Webster); Robert McWade (Simms); Louise Beavers (Hattie).
Description: 1 DVD (80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC ; aspect ratio 1.20:1.
Responsibility: a Paramount Picture ; directed by George Cukor ; by Zoé Akins ; screen play by Raymond Griffith and Brian Marlow.

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"Gold-diggers Kay Francis and Lilyan Tashman meet susceptible lonely businessmen at conventions in this ribald preproduction code story. The millionaires lavish the girls with expensive gifts. Francis falls for poor but virtuous Joel McCrea. Eugene Paulette is a copper king who gives Tashman jewelry. His wife reacts not with jealously but by trying to imitate her rival's style. Written by Ronald Syroid"--IMDb.

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