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Man of the World (1931)

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Starring
William Powell William Powell
Michael Trevor
Carole Lombard Carole Lombard
Mary Kendall
Wynne Gibson Wynne Gibson
Irene Harper


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A very good movie

2 months, 1 week ago at Feb 12 8:55
To be honest, it did seem to be a rather obscure feature but, since it was available on YouTube, I thought I might as well check it out. Well, eventually, I was actually surprised by how much I enjoyed the damned thing after all. William Powell has always been praised for his stellar performance while the rest of the movie has been discarded but I donโ€™t agree with this assessment. Sure, Powell w... read more
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Release date: 28 March 1931
Tags: Drama (1), Romance (1), 1931 (1), Paramount Pictures (1)
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johanlefourbe posted a review 2 months, 1 week ago

A very good movie

“To be honest, it did seem to be a rather obscure feature but, since it was available on YouTube, I thought I might as well check it out. Well, eventually, I was actually surprised by how much I enjoyed the damned thing after all. William Powell has always been praised for his stellar performance while the rest of the movie has been discarded but I donโ€™t agree with this assessment. Sure, Powell was awesome but, in my opinion, the movie itself was possibly one of the best movies about a con-man I have seen. First of all, the cons displayed were actually believable and not some completely far-fetched fantasies. And, indeed, William Powell was so just so fascinating to behold. Sure, his character was suave and cool, it goes with the trade, but he also added such melancholy to his performance” read more

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1001 Movies ... my own version (1930's) (90 movies items)

" Notes: I was actually surprised by how much I enjoyed the damned thing after all. William Powell has always been praised for his stellar performance while the rest of the movie has been discarded but I donโ€™t agree with this assessment. Sure, Powell was awesome but, in my opinion, the movie itself was possibly one of the best movies about a con-man I have seen. First of all, the cons displayed were actually believable and not some completely far-fetched fantasies. And, indeed, William Powell "


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1001 Movies Chosen By Johanlefourbe (1001 movies items)

" Notes: I was actually surprised by how much I enjoyed the damned thing after all. William Powell has always been praised for his stellar performance while the rest of the movie has been discarded but I donโ€™t agree with this assessment. Sure, Powell was awesome but, in my opinion, the movie itself was possibly one of the best movies about a con-man I have seen. First of all, the cons displayed were actually believable and not some completely far-fetched fantasies. And, indeed, William Powell "


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