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His Private Secretary (1933)

 |  Comedy, Romance  |  10 June 1933 (USA)
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Dick Wallace wants to marry a minister's grand-daughter but his father, who wants him to get work on his company's business, is opposed. She takes a job with the company to prove she's okay.

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(as Philip H. Whitman)

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(story) (as Lew Collins) , (adaptation) (as Jack Francis Natteford) , 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Evalyn Knapp ...
Marion Hall
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Dick Wallace
Reginald Barlow ...
Mr. Wallace
...
Rev. Hall
Arthur Hoyt ...
Little
Natalie Kingston ...
Polly
Patrick Cunning ...
Van - Polly's Brother
...
Tom - Garage Owner
Hugh Kidder ...
Jenkins - the Butler
Mickey Rentschler ...
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Dick Wallace wants to marry a minister's grand-daughter but his father, who wants him to get work on his company's business, is opposed. She takes a job with the company to prove she's okay.

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Comedy | Romance

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Release Date:

10 June 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Seine persönliche Sekretärin  »

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Budget:

$9,600 (estimated)
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(Freeman Lang Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Producer Sam Katzman only had $2500 of the film's $9600 budget available. The rest was deferred. Star John Wayne was paid only $150 per week. See more »

Goofs

When Dick and Marion first meet at the gas station she is by the rear left fender of his car, talking to the attendant on the other side, yet when Dick adjusts the rear view mirror we see Marion's full face instead of a left profile. Then Marion turns her back on the mirror, but when Dick adjusts it downward, we see the front of Marion's feet and legs instead of the back. Only when the camera backs off does Marion turn around and face Dick and the mirror. See more »

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John Wayne in a Romantic Comedy?????
25 February 2000 | by (Jacksonville, FL) – See all my reviews

Yes, John Wayne is actually in a Romantic Comedy, and this is it! Evalyn Knapp (top billed!!!) is his love interest who tries to prove herself by getting a job in John's dad's company without papa knowing who she is. It's pretty well done, and certainly worth viewing just for the curiosity of seeing the Duke out of his element. He actually does pretty well! A SOLID 8!


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