The Philadelphia Story

Broadway's howling year-run comedy hit of the snooty society beauty who slipped and fell - IN LOVE!

Genres: Comedy, Romance
Philadelphia heiress Tracy Lord throws out her playboy husband C.K. Dexter Haven shortly after their marriage. Two years later, Tracy is about to marry respectable George Kittredge whilst Dexter has been working for "Spy" magazine. Dexter arrives at the Lord mansion the day before the wedding with journalist Mike Connor and photographer Liz Imbrie, determined to spoil things.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1940-12-05
Run time: 112 minute / 1:52
Director: George Cukor
Writers: Donald Ogden Stewart, Waldo Salt.
Production Company : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Production Country: United States of America


Katharine Hepburn
as Tracy Lord
Cary Grant
as C. K. Dexter Haven
James Stewart
as Macaulay 'Mike' Connor
Ruth Hussey
as Elizabeth 'Liz' Imbrie
Virginia Weidler
as Dinah Lord
Mary Nash
as Margaret Lord
John Halliday
as Seth Lord
Roland Young
as Uncle Willie
John Howard
as George Kittredge
Henry Daniell
as Sidney Kidd
Rex Evans
as Thomas
Lionel Pape
as Edward
King Baggot
as Wedding Guest
Hillary Brooke
as Main Line Society Woman
Veda Buckland
as Elsie
Lita Chevret
as Manicurist
Russ Clark
as John - Chauffeur
David Clyde
as Mac
Robert De Bruce
as Dr. Parsons
Dorothy Fay
as Main Line Society Woman
Claude King
as Uncle Willie's Butler
Eric Mayne
as Wedding Guest
Florine McKinney
as Main Line Society Woman
Lee Phelps
as Bartender
Hilda Plowright
as Librarian
Helene Reynolds
as Main Line Society Woman
Mildred Shay
as Main Line Society Woman
Joseph Sweeney
as Butler
George Cukor Director

Philip Barry Theatre Play
Donald Ogden Stewart Screenplay
Waldo Salt Screenplay

Joseph L. Mankiewicz Producer

Franz Waxman Original Music Composer

Joseph Ruttenberg Director of Photography

Frank Sullivan Editor

Cedric Gibbons Art Direction
Edwin B. Willis Set Decoration

Costume & Make-Up
Sydney Guilaroff Hairstylist
Jack Dawn Makeup Artist
Adrian Costume Design

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