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    Palm Beach Story, The (1942) -- (Movie Clip) Very Few Pretty Girls Brothers Have Ever Failed

    Over dinner, woozy Gerry (Claudette Colbert) tries to convince her idealistic architect spouse Tom (Joel McCrea) that she'd be more help to his career if she posed as his sister, in Preston Sturges' The Palm Beach Story, 1942.

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