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The Awful Truth (1937)

Not Rated
91 min | Comedy, Romance

Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance.
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Director
Writers
ViƱa Delmar (screen play) | Arthur Richman (based on a play by)
Cinematographer
Joseph Walker (photography)
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Updated Oct 20, 1937

Release date
Oct 21, 1937 (United States)

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Irene Dunne
Lucy Warriner Lucy Warriner   See fewer
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Cary Grant
Jerry Warriner Jerry Warriner   See fewer
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Ralph Bellamy
Daniel Leeson Daniel Leeson   See fewer
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Alexander D'Arcy
Armand Duvalle Armand Duvalle   See fewer
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Cecil Cunningham
Aunt Patsy Aunt Patsy   See fewer
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Molly Lamont
Barbara Vance Barbara Vance   See fewer
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Esther Dale
Mrs. Leeson Mrs. Leeson   See fewer
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Joyce Compton
Dixie Belle Lee Dixie Belle Lee   See fewer
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Robert Allen
Frank Randall Frank Randall   See fewer
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Robert Warwick
Mr. Vance Mr. Vance   See fewer
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Mary Forbes
Mrs. Vance Mrs. Vance   See fewer
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Claud Allister
Lord Fabian (uncredited) Lord Fabian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Asta
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Al Bridge
Motor Cop (uncredited) Motor Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wyn Cahoon
Mrs. Barnsley (uncredited) Mrs. Barnsley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ruth Cherrington
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Dora Clement
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Kathryn Curry
Celeste (uncredited) Celeste (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edgar Dearing
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Sarah Edwards
Lucy's Attorney's Wife (uncredited) Lucy's Attorney's Wife (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Viola Heath (uncredited) Viola Heath (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mitchell Harris
Jerry's Attorney (uncredited) Jerry's Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dell Henderson
Vance's Butler (uncredited) Vance's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Stuart Hull
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Scott Kolk
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Frank McLure
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Bert Moorhouse
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Miki Morita
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Edmund Mortimer
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Zita Moulton
Lady Fabian (uncredited) Lady Fabian (uncredited)   See fewer
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George C. Pearce
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Edward Peil Sr.
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Frances Raymond
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Bruce Sidney
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Paul Stanton
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John Tyrrell
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Lee Willard
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Frank C. Wilson
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7.9 / 10 | 15,477 votes