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The Naughty Flirt (1931)

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Coquettish socialite Kay Elliott has set her cap for Alan Ward, an associate in her father's law firm. But while pursuing Alan, she must fend off the advances of a greedy fortune-hunter, ... See full summary »

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Paul Page ...
Alan Joseph Ward
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Linda Gregory
Robert Agnew ...
Wilbur Fairchild
Douglas Gilmore ...
Mr. John Thomas 'Jack' Gregory
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Mr. John Raleigh Elliott
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Coquettish socialite Kay Elliott has set her cap for Alan Ward, an associate in her father's law firm. But while pursuing Alan, she must fend off the advances of a greedy fortune-hunter, who is aided and abetted by his equally voracious sister. Written by Dan Navarro <daneldorado@yahoo.com>

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11 January 1931 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Birichina del gran mondo  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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In September 1928, Warner Bros. Pictures purchased a majority interest in First National Pictures and from that point on, all "First National" productions were actually made under Warner Bros. control, even though the two companies continued to retain separate identities until the mid-1930's, after which time "A Warner Bros.-First National Picture" was often used. See more »

Quotes

Miss Katherine Constance 'Kay' Elliott: [Kay has finally cornered Alan on the patio at the country club dance] ...Why have you avoided me?
Alan Joseph Ward: ...To tell you the truth, I've been afraid of you.
Miss Katherine Constance 'Kay' Elliott: Afraid of me?
[giggles]
Miss Katherine Constance 'Kay' Elliott: For the love of Mike, why?
Alan Joseph Ward: I know your reputation. You're supposed to be fatal. They tell me one time that you became engaged to a man after only having known him for thirty minutes.
Miss Katherine Constance 'Kay' Elliott: How silly! What time is it now?
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(uncredited)
Composer unknown (probably Sam H. Stept)
Played during the opening credits and often as background music
Played as dance music at the country club and sung ("I often wonder if you cared ...") by an unidentified trio
Hummed by Paul Page
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Spanking the Party Girl
12 August 2007 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Alice White is, indeed, a "Naughty Flirt". She plays a "wild and crazy party girl" who loves to go out and engage men. One man, a lawyer, resists her advances - so, naturally, she wants him most of all. He spanks her for her naughty ways, and it changes her life (she tells him he really makes an "impression"). She gets herself a job as lawyer Paul Page's secretary and does tough things like clean his inkwell. Myrna Loy is good as a supporting player who wants to set her brother up with wealthy Ms. White. White is an engaging and funny performer, but her character behavior at the end of the film is so dumb it spoils the film. It shows the character has no maturity. If I were Mr. Page, I would shine her on - or, give her another spanking.

*** The Naughty Flirt (1/11/31) Edward F. Cline ~ Alice White, Paul Page, Myrna Loy


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