A white collar worker from a blue collar family, Kitty Foyle has spent her so far short adult life in her hometown of Philadelphia or New York City. She has had two serious relationships, one associated with each city and each man with who she falls in love but in vastly different ways. "Philadelphia" is blue blooded Wyn Strafford VI. Wyn hires Kitty to be his secretary, he the editor for his pet project, a magazine, which is funded by family money. Kitty's now deceased father, despite liking Wyn as a person, warned Kitty against falling in love with him, regardless of his outward intentions, as his type always returned to his own kind. If she believes her father, Kitty may come to the realization that if a union with Wyn were to ever happen, it would not only be to him but to his family and their traditions, they who may have some say in the matter. After the magazine folds, it not making any money, Kitty is forced to look for another job, she feeling she would have more ...
The natural history of a woman.
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Did You Know?
At the beginning of the film, it is set in the year 1900. However, the song being played, "I Want a Girl" wasn't written or published until 1911. See more
Dr. Mark Eisen
[upon meeting Kitty's roommates in facial masks and hair curlers
I've seen better specimens in a glass jar.
References Lost Horizon
I Want a Girl (Just Like the Girl That Married Dear Old Dad)
Music by Harry von Tilzer
Lyrics by William Dillon
(as Will Dillon)
Played and sung in the first prologue scene Strummed on a banjo by Tyler Brooke See more