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Bluebeard's Eighth Wife

  • Film

Time Out says

The film in which Brackett and Wilder supposedly perfected the Hollywood ploy of 'meeting cute' with a Riviera department store scene where Coop wants to buy pyjama tops and Colbert the bottoms. Otherwise a sporadically funny, somewhat contrived comedy, with Lubitsch softening the script's acidity (thereby giving the wrong sort of discomfort to the closing scenes in a lunatic asylum), and Cooper miscast as a playboy millionaire who has divorced seven wives and has a comeuppance coming up from the eighth.
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Release Details

  • Duration:85 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Ernst Lubitsch
  • Screenwriter:Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder
  • Cast:
    • Claudette Colbert
    • Gary Cooper
    • David Niven
    • Edward Everett Horton
    • Elizabeth Patterson
    • Herman Bing
    • Franklin Pangborn
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