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Bringing Up Baby

Bringing Up Baby(1938)

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Brief Synopsis

A madcap heiress upsets the staid existence of a straitlaced scientist.

Cast & Crew

Howard Hawks Director
Katharine Hepburn Susan [Vance]
Cary Grant [Dr.] David [Huxley]
Charlie Ruggles Major [Horace] Applegate
Walter Catlett [Constable] Slocum
Barry Fitzgerald Mr. Gogarty
May Robson Aunt Elizabeth [Mrs. Carleton Random]
Fritz Feld Dr. [Fritz] Lehman
Leona Roberts Mrs. [Hannah] Gogarty
George Irving Mr. [Alexander] Peabody
Tala Birell Mrs. Lehman
Virginia Walker Alice Swallow
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  San Francisco premiere: 16 Feb 1938
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  Howard Hawks' Production
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Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Victor System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  100 or 102 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Endlessly funny!

    Jim 2015-11-22

    I understand that, when it was first released, this film bombed at the box office. Today, many consider it to be the very best of all so-called screwball... MORE>

  • First use of the term "gay"? Or not?

    Oh Susanna 2015-09-29

    Hm. "Bringing Up Baby" (1938) with Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn is widely credited with the first use of the word "gay" referring... MORE>

  • HAIL HOWARD HAWKS !

    Will Fox 2015-02-01

    As any serious scholar or student of the studio system in Hollywood's heyday knows, Howard Hawks is in the top 3, of the most successful directors.... MORE>