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Release Date:
21 September 1934 (USA) See more »
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Dorothy Hunter is an heiress of untold wealth. She believes no one will love her for herself and not for her money... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Nominated for Oscar. See more »
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Can a man pass the test and choose real love over money? See more (14 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Miriam Hopkins ... Dorothy

Joel McCrea ... Tony

Fay Wray ... Sylvia
Henry Stephenson ... Connors

Reginald Denny ... Phillip
Beryl Mercer ... Marie
George Meeker ... Donald
Wade Boteler ... Franey
Herbert Bunston ... Cavandish
Burr McIntosh ... David Preston
Edgar Norton ... The Butler
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Coleman ... (scenes deleted)
Harry Bowen ... Pinky (uncredited)
William Burress ... Haley's Editor (uncredited)
Edward Cooper ... Jones - Butler (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ... Dance Extra (uncredited)
William Gould ... Second Trustee (uncredited)
Fred Howard ... Haley - Reporter (uncredited)
Olaf Hytten ... Valet (uncredited)

Selmer Jackson ... Dr. Harvey (uncredited)
Mike Lally ... Elevator Starter (uncredited)
John Marshall ... (uncredited)
Buddy Roosevelt ... Dance Extra (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel ... Dance Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
William A. Seiter 
 
Writing credits
Norman Krasna (story and screenplay)

Leona D'Ambry  contributor to adaptation and continuity (uncredited)
Jerry Hutchinson  contributor to continuity (uncredited)
Glenn Tryon  contributor to comedy construction (uncredited)

Produced by
Pandro S. Berman .... producer (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Nicholas Musuraca (photographed by) (as Nick Musuraca)
 
Film Editing by
George Crone (edited by)
 
Art Direction by
Charles M. Kirk  (as Charles Kirk)
Van Nest Polglase 
 
Costume Design by
Walter Plunkett (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rex Bailey .... assistant director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
John E. Tribby .... recordist
 
Special Effects by
Harry Redmond Sr. .... special effects supervisor (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Louie Anderson .... grip (uncredited)
Ernest Bachrach .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Max Steiner .... musical director
Max Steiner .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
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Runtime:
76 min
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1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Victor System)
Certification:
Australia:G | USA:Approved (PCA #164) | USA:TV-G (TV rating)

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Remade as Verdens rigeste pige (1958)See more »

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8 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Can a man pass the test and choose real love over money?, 17 February 2000
Author: lappin from Atlanta

Hopkins is Dorothy Hunter, the richest girl in the world who has her secretary front for her in public. Due to her wealth she is positive that she will never fall in love. Once she meets McCrea though, she falls and falls hard.. The only question - can he pass the test? Will he prefer Wray, because he thinks she's the rich one, or will he go for Hopkins, pretending to be the secretary. Charming and fun romantic comedy. Hopkins looks really lovely.

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