It Happened One Night (1934)

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Two great lovers of the screen in the grandest of romantic comedies !

Directed By Frank Capra Frank Capra Starring Clark Gable Clark Gable  •  Claudette Colbert Claudette Colbert  •  Walter Connolly Walter Connolly  •  Roscoe Karns Roscoe Karns  •  Jameson Thomas Jameson Thomas Genres Comedy  •  Newspaper Film  •  Pre-Code Hollywood  •  Road Movie  •  Romance  •  Romantic Comedy  •  Screwball Comedy Studios &
Academy Award Nominated  •  Academy Award Best Picture Winning  •  The Criterion Collection  •  National Film Registry  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Laughs  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Passions  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Movies 10th Anniversary Edition  •  Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay Winning  •  Time Out: London's 100 Best Romantic Movies  •  National Board of Review Award for Best Film Winning  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Funniest Screenplays  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays
Release Info 1934-04-09T00:00:00Z April 9, 1934
B&W  •  105 minutes NR Rated NR
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Comments (3)


Caesar on 3/31/2013 Reply  · 

Easily one of the greatest romantic comedies ever made.

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SLionsCricket on 4/21/2014 Reply  · 

Re-watching this film is one of the best decisions I've ever made. It's simply amazing in every aspect. Perhaps the greatest romantic-comedy ever made.

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carayverson on 12/18/2014 Reply  · 

I have never laughed this hard at a comedy from this time period. The script still feels fresh and the performances from the two leads are incredible.

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