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His Girl Friday

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Director: Howard Hawks

Cast: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Gene Lockhart

Unscrupulous editor Walter Burns convinces Hildy Johnson - his ex-wife and his star reporter - to take on one last assignment before retiring from the newspaper business to settle down with a mild-mannered insurance salesman. Hildy is tasked with interviewing a man placed on death row for murder and finds herself increasingly drawn into uncovering the truth whilst Walter tries everything he can to keep her on the job and in his life.

Producers: Howard Hawks, Charles Lederer

Music: Sidney Cutner, Felix Mills

Genre: Comedy

Year: 1940

Running time: 92 minutes

Territory: International

Studio: Sony

Format: DCP

Language options: Dialogue - EN | Subtitle - FR

Unscrupulous editor Walter Burns convinces Hildy Johnson - his ex-wife and his star reporter - to take on one last assignment before retiring from the newspaper business to settle down with a mild-mannered insurance salesman. Hildy is tasked with interviewing a man placed on death row for murder and finds herself increasingly drawn into uncovering the truth whilst Walter tries everything he can to keep her on the job and in his life.



Country

City/Town

Cinema

Date


France

Angers

Festival Premiers Plans d'Angers

17 January - 26 January


United Kingdom

St Albans

Odyssey St Albans

14 February


United Kingdom

Wisbech

Light Cinema Wisbech - The Light Cinemas Ltd

8 November - 14 November


United Kingdom

Edinburgh

Filmhouse Edinburgh

15 December



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