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    Adam's Rib (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Little In Spirit

    First scene for the principals, Katharine Hepburn as Amanda and Spencer Tracy as spouse, Adam, awakening in Manhattan to news of the crime committed in the opening, in George Cukor's Adam's Rib, 1949, original screenplay by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin.

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Adam's Rib (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Little In...
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Adam's Rib (1949) -- (Movie Clip) Little In Spirit
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