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    Editor and ex-husband Walter (Cary Grant) is angling to get ex-wife and star reporter Hildy (Rosalind Russell) to put off her honeymoon with Bruce (Ralph Bellamy) and come back to cover the hot murder trial, early in Howard Hawks' His Girl Friday, 1940.

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