EFC II #171 – She Done Him Wrong (1933)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#171 – She Done Him Wrong (1933)
Dir. Lowell Sherman
Starring: Mae West, Cary Grant, Owen Moore, Gilbert Roland, Noah Beery Sr.

The one hundred and seventy-first installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the Mae West vehicle and shortest ever Best Picture Oscar nominee, She Done Him Wrong.

Recorded in August 2017.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: No, even as a Cary Grant fan there wasn’t much to be too entertained by, I think this film certainly had its time, but it hasn’t well for my tastes.

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EFC II #151 – His Girl Friday (1940)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#151 – His Girl Friday (1940)
Dir. Howard Hawks
Starring: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Alma Kruger, Gene Lockhart, Clarence Kolb, Abner Biberman, John Qualen, Helen Mack

The one hundred and fifty-first installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Howard Hawks’ rapid fire screwball comedy, His Girl Friday.

Recorded in April 2017.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, if only on the incredible delivery of such rapid fire dialogue, which is unbelievably impressive.

EFC II #43 – Bringing Up Baby (1938)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#43 – Bringing Up Baby (1938)
Dir. Howard Hawks
Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett, Barry Fitzgerald, Mary Robson, Fritz Feld, Leona Roberts, George Irving

The forty-third installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, a rapid fire screwball comedy pairing up Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn, Bringing Up Baby.

Recorded in July 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, it’s a fantastic screwball comedy, I loved it.

Sylvia: No, it’s good, but not a film you have to see before you die.