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Patricia Reilly (story) &
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Release Date:
12 June 1931 (USA) See more »
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Thanks to her ability and her legs, Claire McIntyre rises in the business world. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Gag me with a spoon silliness to the max... See more (11 total) »

Cast

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Loretta Young ... Claire 'Mac' McIntyre

Frank Albertson ... Johnny Saunders

Ricardo Cortez ... Robert J. Clayton

Joan Blondell ... Pearl
Frank Darien ... Luke C. Winters (as Frank Darion)
Dorothy Christy ... Mrs. Emery
Oscar Apfel ... Walter T. Morley
Judith Barrett ... Sarah Ellen (as Nancy Dover)
Mickey Bennett ... Joe
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Allen ... Graduate at Dance (uncredited)
Irving Bacon ... Waiter (uncredited)
Robert Gordon ... Office Boy (uncredited)

George 'Gabby' Hayes ... Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Tom Ricketts ... Old Man at Graduation Dance (uncredited)
Virginia Sale ... Sally Curtin (uncredited)

Directed by
William A. Seiter 
 
Writing credits
Patricia Reilly (story) &
H.N. Swanson (story)

Robert Lord (screen adaptation)

Produced by
William A. Seiter .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Sol Polito 
 
Film Editing by
Peter Fritch  (as Pete Fritch)
 
Art Direction by
Jack Okey 
 
Costume Design by
Earl Luick 
Edward Stevenson (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Leo F. Forbstein .... conductor
Herbert Taylor .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
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75 min
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Claire 'Mac' McIntyre:Honestly, Johnny, you're only good for two things: making music and making love.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Complicated Women (2003) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Lady, Play Your MandolinSee more »

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5 out of 24 people found the following review useful.
Gag me with a spoon silliness to the max..., 8 December 2001
Author: dwpollar from Evansville, Indiana USA

1st watched 12/8/2001 - 3 out of 10 (Dir-William A. Seiter): Supposed early " woman makes it in the business world" movie before it was cool to do this, but this movie is more of a silly mediocre romantic comedy than what it's advertised to be by "Turner Movies" on the video box. The plotline is not much deeper than 1/2 hour television sitcom's as there is a battle over one women(played by Loretta Young) between her young lover & later husband and the man that she works for. Young manipulates every situation to try and give herself what she thinks she needs ( a job climbing up the corporate ladder ) but in the end we find out that what she really needs is the love of a good(or is that clinging) man. Gag me with a spoon silliness to the max...

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