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Dinner at Eight
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Marie Dressler Marie Dressler
Carlotta Vance
John Barrymore John Barrymore
Larry Renault
Wallace Beery Wallace Beery
Dan Packard
Jean Harlow Jean Harlow
Kitty Packard
Lionel Barrymore Lionel Barrymore
Oliver Jordan
Lee Tracy Lee Tracy
Max Kane
Edmund Lowe Edmund Lowe
Dr. Wayne Talbot
Billie Burke Billie Burke
Millicent Jordan


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Frances Marion Frances Marion
(screen play) and
Herman J. Mankiewicz Herman J. Mankiewicz
(screen play)


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Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

2 years, 4 months ago at Mar 29 13:48
Ah the 1930’s. No decade in cinema has since captured such an aurora of class and sophistication from the clothes worn to way people talk; a world so removed from our own. It feels like there is no other time period in which it was as easy to make a movie about rich people and their rich people problems without it coming off as a metaphorical dick waving display of wealth. There are few better r... read more
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Description: Millicent Jordan is pre-occupied with the plans she is making for a high-class dinner party. Her husband Oliver is in failing health, and he is also worried because someone is trying to buy up the stock in his shipping business - even his old friend Carlotta wants to sell her stock. Hoping to get help from businessman Dan Packard, he persuades Millicent, against her wishes, to invite Packard and his wife to the dinner. As Oliver's problems get worse, Millicent is increasingly quick-tempered because the plans for the party are not going smoothly. As the time for the dinner approaches, it appears that the hosts and the guests will ... (more)
Release date: 12 January 1934
UPC: 012569507821
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