Skip to main content

Woman of the Year

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
Tess Harding (Katharine Hepburn) is a progressively-minded political journalist. Sam Craig (Spencer Tracy) is a sports writer with very traditional values. The only thing the two have in common is that they both work for the same New York City newspaper. Despite an initial and mutual dislike, the two eventually fall in love and get married. When Tess wins the Woman of the Year award, traditional gender roles become flipped and their relationship suffers as a result.

Cast: Katharine Hepburn , Spencer Tracy , Fay Bainter , Reginald Owen , Minor Watson , William Bendix , Gladys Blake , Dan Tobin

Director: George Stevens

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Woman of the Year (1942)

Release Date: January 14th, 1942|1 hr. 52 min.

watch now

featured news

view all news

'Woman Of The Year': 25 Things You Didn't Know About The Katharine Hepburn And Spencer Tracy-Led Classic

Posted by
Gary Susman on January 18, 2012

Fans of classic movies know that "Woman of the Year" marks the beginning of the 25-year partnership, on- and off-screen, between one of film's most beloved and enduring couples: Katharine Hepburn and ...

Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway's Onscreen Reunion -- Plus 9 Other Romantic Rendezvous

Posted by
Rose Martelli on November 24, 2010

In 'Love and Other Drugs,' Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway play opposites who attract and then undress one another with pretty steamy frequency. It's a stark departure from their previous onscree...

similar movies

  • Born Yesterday (1950)

  • Bringing Up Baby (1938)

  • Nothing Sacred (1937)

  • His Girl Friday (1940)

  • It Should Happen to You (1954)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings