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1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
Theodora Lynn (Irene Dunne) is secretly the author of a salacious novel written under a pen name. She must hide her identity from the residents of her small, conservative Connecticut town, who disapprove of the book. When Theodora goes to New York to visit her publisher (Thurston Hall), she meets the book's cover artist, Michael Grant (Melvyn Douglas), who tries to convince her to reveal herself as the real author. When Theodora falls for Michael, she soon finds that he has secrets of his own.

Cast: Irene Dunne , Melvyn Douglas , Thomas Mitchell , Thurston Hall , Rosalind Keith , Spring Byington ,

Director: Richard Boleslawski

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Columbia Pictures, Columbia Tristar

Theodora Goes Wild (1936)

Release Date: November 5th, 1936|1 hr. 34 min.

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