Tales of Manhattan Poster

Release Date: September 8th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
As a formal black jacket gets passed on from person to person, these stories set in New York City follow the lives of the coat's owners. Actor Paul Orman (Charles Boyer) gets involved with the beautiful Ethel (Rita Hayworth), while Diane (Ginger Rogers) and George (Henry Fonda) begin a romance in the subsequent story. Later tales focus on an aspiring conductor (Charles Laughton), a homeless man (Edward G. Robinson) and a struggling black couple (Paul Robeson, Ethel Waters).

Cast: Charles Boyer, Rita Hayworth, Edward G. Robinson, Henry Fonda, Ginger Rogers, Charles Laughton, Ethel Waters, Paul Robeson

Director: Julien Duvivier

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Love, New York City, Love triangle, Husband, Love interest, Melodramatic, Emotional, Wife, 1940s, Transformation