His Girl Friday

1940 • 91 minutes
58 reviews
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About this movie

A classic screwball comedy in which Russell plays reporter Hildy Johnson, who, on the eve of her remarriage, is talked into one more assignment by her editor and ex-husband, Grant. While interviewing a condemned man, Hildy realizes that his hanging is planned as a vote-getting measure. Spontaneously, she helps the man escape. (Original Title - His Girl Friday) (c) 1939 "His Girl Friday" based on the play "The Front Page" Copyright © 1928, renewed 1955 Hecht & MacArthur. All Worldwide Rights Reserved.

Ratings and reviews

58 reviews
Shreevatsa R
November 2, 2014
Cary Grant outdone by Rosalind Russell. And it's in the public domain, so you don't have to buy this. :-)
January 11, 2022
Just had a headache because of this stupid fast nonesense. I really hate it with every inch of my body
Mary Custer
November 24, 2017
They really don't make them like this anymore. Great movie!