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The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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112 min | Comedy, Romance

When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.
Writers
Donald Ogden Stewart (screen play) | Philip Barry (based on the play by)
Composer
Franz Waxman (musical score)
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Updated Dec 5, 1940

Release date
Jan 17, 1941 (United States)

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Cary Grant
C. K. Dexter Haven C. K. Dexter Haven   See fewer
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Katharine Hepburn
Tracy Lord Tracy Lord   See fewer
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James Stewart
Macaulay Connor Macaulay Connor   See fewer
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Ruth Hussey
Elizabeth Imbrie Elizabeth Imbrie   See fewer
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John Howard
George Kittredge George Kittredge   See fewer
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Roland Young
Uncle Willie Uncle Willie   See fewer
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John Halliday
Seth Lord Seth Lord   See fewer
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Mary Nash
Margaret Lord Margaret Lord   See fewer
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Virginia Weidler
Dinah Lord Dinah Lord   See fewer
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Henry Daniell
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Lionel Pape
Edward Edward   See fewer
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Rex Evans
Thomas Thomas   See fewer
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King Baggot
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Hillary Brooke
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Veda Buckland
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Lita Chevret
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Russ Clark
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David Clyde
Mac (uncredited) Mac (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert De Bruce
Dr. Parsons (uncredited) Dr. Parsons (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Fay
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Claude King
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Eric Mayne
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Florine McKinney
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Lee Phelps
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Hilda Plowright
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Helene Reynolds
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Mildred Shay
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Joseph Sweeney
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8 / 10 | 56,457 votes