The Philadelphia Story

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1940. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1940 film. Starring actress Ruth Hussey is seen in action stealthily snapping photographs. Rubber-stamps on the verso crediting "Silver Screen Archives" and photographer Clarence S. Bull.

Based on Philip Barry's 1939 play. A socialite with plans to marry is interrupted by her ex-husband, as well as a tabloid journalist and his partner, a female photographer. Winner of two Academy Awards, including Best Actor for James Stewart and Best Adapted Screenplay, and nominated for four others, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress for Katharine Hepburn, and Best Supporting Actress for Hussey.

8 x 10 inches, double-weight, small white border. Short corner creases, else Near Fine.

National Film Registry. Byrge and Miller, The Screwball Comedies. Criterion Collection 901.


[Book #145413]

Price: $175.00