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When Ladies Meet (1933)

Passed | | Comedy, Romance | 23 June 1933 (USA)
Mary, a writer working on a novel about a love triangle, is attracted to her publisher. Her suitor Jimmy is determined to break them up; he introduces Mary to the publisher's wife without ... See full summary »

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(screen play), (screen play) | 1 more credit »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ann Harding ...
Clare
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Jimmie
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Mary
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Bridget
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Rogers
Martin Burton ...
Walter
Luis Alberni ...
Pierre
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Storyline

Mary, a writer working on a novel about a love triangle, is attracted to her publisher. Her suitor Jimmy is determined to break them up; he introduces Mary to the publisher's wife without telling Mary who she is. Written by Diana Hamilton <hamilton@gl.umbc.edu>

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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Release Date:

23 June 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Strange Skirts  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Cedric Gibbons was nominated for the Art Direction Academy Award for this picture, and also for When Ladies Meet (1941). See more »

Goofs

In the garden at Bridget's home, Mary is next to a small statuette that holds a wreath and stands on a simple pedestal. In the next scene, the statuette's relationship to Mary has changed, the wreath is missing, and the pedestal more complex. In the third scene, the statuette has reverted to that in the first scene. See more »

Quotes

Mary Howard: What do you think I am?! He's a married man!
Bridget Drake: Of course he is - the good ones always are. Someone has always beaten you to it.
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Connections

Version of When Ladies Meet (1941) See more »

Soundtracks

Try a Little Tenderness
(1932) (uncredited)
Music by Harry M. Woods
Played by Martin Burton on piano
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Lot to Enjoy
24 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hey, I like both versions of this film. Not into parsing them either. The assembled talent, story, parts, clothes, set. This is the kind of movie I like to watch multiple times. First, watch the movie through. Then, maybe follow separate characters through. There's a lot going on. Then, watch the clothes. Then, check out the house, furniture, etc. There was so much style put into these. All of these elements are what made these 30's and 40's films so special. I don't understand why all the comparisons and nitpicking. This film has a lot to enjoy. It's entertainment, folks. If you don't find something so, leave it alone. Simple enough.


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