It Happened One Night Poster

Release Date: February 23rd, 1934

DVD Release Date: December 28th, 1999

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
In Frank Capra's acclaimed romantic comedy, spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews (Claudette Colbert) impetuously marries the scheming King Westley, leading her tycoon father (Walter Connolly) to spirit her away on his yacht. After jumping ship, Ellie falls in with cynical newspaper reporter Peter Warne (Clark Gable), who offers to help her reunite with her new husband in exchange for an exclusive story. But during their travels, the reporter finds himself falling for the feisty young heiress.

Cast: Claudette Colbert, Clark Gable, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns, Alan Hale, Ward Bond

Director: Frank Capra

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Playful, Love triangle, Forbidden love, Transformation, Hotel, Amusing, Charming, 1930s, Father, Husband


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