Posts Tagged ‘his girl friday’

Salon sets the challenge as follows: It is assumed that you’ll have an indestructible DVD player with a solar-recharging power source… You can list 10 feature films, one short and a single, self-contained season of a TV series. The short is easy. I’d take One Week without a second thought. As is my choice for a first feature […]

Cary Grant (Walter Burns), Rosalind Russell (Hildy Johnson). Screenplay by Charles Lederer. Directed by Howard Hawks. Rating: U. Running time: 92 minutes. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a comedy quite like His Girl Friday. It’s an extremely fast screwball, and for 1940 it doesn’t half take its humour from daring topics. There’s the classic […]