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The Palm Beach Story

The Palm Beach Story(1942)

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Brief Synopsis

To finance her husband's career, a married woman courts an eccentric millionaire.

Cast & Crew

Claudette Colbert Gerry Jeffers
Joel McCrea Tom Jeffers
Mary Astor The Princess [Maud] Centimillia
Rudy Vallee J. [John] D. Hackensacker, III
Sig Arno Toto
Robert Warwick Mr. Hinch
Torben Meyer Dr. Kluck
Jimmy Conlin Mr. Asweld
Victor Potel Mr. McKeewie
William Demarest First member Ale and Quail Club
Jack Norton Second member Ale and Quail Club
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 10 Dec 1942
Release Date:  1942 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  88 or 90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,356    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Wasn't funny to me

    Lillie Knight 2014-03-19

    Having discovered my husband was leading a double life and giving most of the money he was making to prostitutes, this movie was very disturbing as... MORE>

  • Not so funny to me.

    Lillie Knight 2014-03-19

    I discovered my husband was leading a double life giving prostitutes extreme gifts like a car, etc. so when the older man in this movie said... MORE>

  • The Palm Beach Story Is An Absolute Delight

    Kuklapolitan 2014-03-19

    In every way, The Palm Beach Story is another masterwork by Preston Sturges. Screwball Comedy was his forte as well as his passion and the audience reaped... MORE>