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Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a television network's research department.

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Richard Sumner
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Bunny Watson
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Mike Cutler
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Peg Costello
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Sylvia Blair
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Ruthie Saylor
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Miss Warriner
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Smithers
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Mr. Azae
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Alice
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Cathy
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Old Lady
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pamela Curran ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Bill Duray ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
Harry Evans ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
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Mrs. Hewitt (uncredited)
Richard Gardner ...
Fred (uncredited)
Charles Heard ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
Joe Lanza ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Jack G. Lee ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
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Man (uncredited)
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Myra Smithers (uncredited)
King Mojave ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
Sammy Ogg ...
Kenny (uncredited)
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Elevator Operator Don (uncredited)
Lou Southern ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Hal Taggart ...
Member of the Board (uncredited)
Freda Angela Wyckoff ...
Dancer (uncredited)

Directed by

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Walter Lang

Written by

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Phoebe Ephron ... (screenplay) and
Henry Ephron ... (screenplay)
 
William Marchant ... (based on the play written by)

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Henry Ephron ... producer

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Cyril J. Mockridge

Cinematography by

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Leon Shamroy ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Robert L. Simpson ... (as Robert Simpson)

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Leonard Doss ... color consultant
Lyman Hallowell ... assistant editor (uncredited)

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Maurice Ransford
Lyle R. Wheeler

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Paul S. Fox ... (set decorations)
Walter M. Scott ... (set decorations)

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Charles Le Maire ... executive wardrobe designer (as Charles LeMaire)

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Ben Nye ... makeup artist
Helen Turpin ... hair stylist

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Hal Herman ... assistant director

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Harry M. Leonard ... sound
E. Clayton Ward ... sound

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Ray Kellogg ... special photographic effects

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Clyde Taylor ... gaffer (uncredited)

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Sam Benson ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Music Department

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Lionel Newman ... conductor
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator
Ken Darby ... vocal coach (uncredited)

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Lawrence Carr ... producer: play
Robert Fryer ... producer: play
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Plot Summary

The mysterious man hanging about at the research department of a big TV network proves to be engineer Richard Sumner, who's been ordered to keep his real purpose secret: computerizing the office. Department head Bunny Watson, who knows everything, needs no computer to unmask Richard. The resulting battle of wits and witty dialogue pits Bunny's fear of losing her job against her dawning attraction to Richard. Written by Rod Crawford

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Taglines Make the office a wonderful place to love in! See more »
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Also Known As
  • His Other Woman (Ireland, English title)
  • His Other Woman (United Kingdom)
  • Une femme de tête (France)
  • Eine Frau, die alles weiß (Germany)
  • Su otra esposa (Spain)
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  • 103 min
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Trivia Improvised Scene: Sumner is leaving Bunny's apartment, shortly after Mike leaves and Peg arrives, when Bunny and Sumner are recapping the afternoon's events for Peg. Tracy puts on the ruined shoes and grimaces as he tries to walk in them, which causes Bunny to laugh. He hobbles off stage and returns with his hat pulled down over his ears, his shirt dangling out of his pants, staggering as though drunk and talking crazy. This moment, including the women's hysterical laughter and Hepburn's literally falling out of her chair, is spontaneous and not in the script. See more »
Goofs The tape drive on either side of EMERAC should have its reels running in the same direction, like a reel-to-reel tape player, but the reels are running in the opposite direction to each other, which would break the tape if there was one. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997). See more »
Soundtracks Hark! The Herald Angels Sing See more »
Crazy Credits Opening credits: "The filmmakers gratefully acknowledge the cooperation and assistance of the International Business Machines Corporation." See more »
Quotes Bunny Watson: Have some tequila, Peg.
Peg Costello: I don't think I should. There are 85 calories in a glass of champagne.
Bunny Watson: I have a little place in my neighborhood where I can get it for 65.
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