Who Won the 1938
Academy Awards Best Director

Leo McCarey

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1939, premier festival de Cannes… et la Croisette capitula

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Même sort expéditif pour Elle et lui, de Leo McCarey, version 1939, dont le couple vedette, Irene Dunne et Charles Boyer, est jugé bien moins subtil que dans Veillée d'amour, de John Stahl, également dans la sélection. Le mélodrame de Stahl, « meilleur ...

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Just a Guy and His Chick Flicks

American Thinker
Perhaps the quintessential chick flick is Sleepless in Seattle (1993), and not only because Nora Ephron, a chick, wrote and directed, but because it is in part about another chick flick: An Affair to Remember, Leo McCarey's 1957 remake of his 1939 Love ...

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The New Yorker
... Affair to Remember. The mess that religious piety makes of carnal passion bursts uproariously onto the screen in Leo McCarey's worldly wise yet heaven-drunk love story, from 1957. Cary Grant and Deborah… Read More ». In limited release and ...

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On National Humor Month, find these comedies at the library

Manhattan Mercury (subscription)
“Duck Soup,” 1933, directed by Leo McCarey. In this Marx Brothers classic, Groucho (Rufus T. Firefly) is president of small, bankrupt Freedonia, a country in dire need of financial assistance. Neighboring Sylvania, in an effort to annex Freedonia ...

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