MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 818,664 this week

He Was Her Man (1937)

6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 39 users  
Reviews: 1 user

A poor, mistreated wife who has to bring all her money home to her lazy, shiftless husband is left by that one, because he found a new girl to hang on to. When she spots him with his new ... See full summary »

Director:

(as I. Freleng)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 98 titles
created 30 Jun 2012
 
a list of 1007 titles
created 18 Feb 2013
 
a list of 1021 titles
created 06 May 2013
 
a list of 1943 titles
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 1039 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "He Was Her Man" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: He Was Her Man (1937)

He Was Her Man (1937) on IMDb 6.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of He Was Her Man.
Edit

Storyline

A poor, mistreated wife who has to bring all her money home to her lazy, shiftless husband is left by that one, because he found a new girl to hang on to. When she spots him with his new flame while she's singing torch songs in a cheap shanty, she tries to win him back, but that leads to a shoot out with an unusual result. Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 January 1937 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Fancy Meeting You
(uncredited)
Music by Harold Arlen
Played when the rich mouse buys an apple
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Depression time capsule
9 July 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

In one of the many Looney Tunes cartoons not featuring the usual set of characters, a Depression-era female mouse has to sell apples in the miserable cold, and then bring them home to her abusive husband. But when he abandons her and takes up with another woman, she does what any woman has the right to do.

Aside from the main plot, I see "He Was Her Man" as a Depression time capsule. Aside from the despair prevalent during that time, the female mouse sells apples for five cents. To think that five cents used to be worth something! But anyway, I recommend this cartoon as a look back at an era that unfortunately could return given the current state of the world.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss He Was Her Man (1937) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page