Take a Letter, Darling Poster

Release Date: 1942

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
Tom Verney (Fred MacMurray) is a struggling painter who accepts a job as the secretary to A.M. MacGregor (Rosalind Russell), a demanding advertising executive. Tom quickly realizes he's responsible for more than just mailing letters; he's also expected to escort Russell and her friends to parties and restaurants in an effort to shield them from unsavory advances. As they work hard to secure a lucrative tobacco account, their platonic relationship threatens to turn into something more.

Cast: Rosalind Russell, Fred MacMurray, Macdonald Carey, Constance Moore, Robert Benchley, Charles Arnt, Cecil Kellaway, Kathleen Howard

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Genres: Romantic comedy

Keywords: Playful, Lighthearted, Transformation, 1940s, Brother, Love, Office, Charming, Sister


Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Music (Music Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture)