Man's Favorite Sport? Overview:

Man's Favorite Sport? (1964) was a Comedy - Romance Film directed by Howard Hawks and produced by Howard Hawks.

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Howard Hawk's "Man's Favorite Sport?" ( 1964 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on May 24, 2013 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

If you were to watch only the credits to "Man's Favorite Sport?" you would think that the sport they are referring to is chasing women, but it is quite the contrary. Fishing. That's what this is all about. That age old pleasurable pursuit of man against fish. Roger Willoughby ( Rock Hudson ) is ... Read full article


Howard Hawk's "Man's Favorite Sport?" ( 1964 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on May 24, 2013 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

If you were to watch only the credits to "Man's Favorite Sport?" you would think that the sport they are referring to is chasing women, but it is quite the contrary. Fishing. That's what this is all about. That age old pleasurable pursuit of man against fish. Roger Willoughby ( Rock Hudson ) is ... Read full article


Howard Hawk's "Man's Favorite Sport?" ( 1964 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on May 24, 2013 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

If you were to watch only the credits to "Man's Favorite Sport?" you would think that the sport they are referring to is chasing women, but it is quite the contrary. Fishing. That's what this is all about. That age old pleasurable pursuit of man against fish. Roger Willoughby ( Rock Hudson ) is ... Read full article


Howard Hawk's "Man's Favorite Sport?" ( 1964 )

By The Metzinger Sisters on May 24, 2013 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

If you were to watch only the credits to "Man's Favorite Sport?" you would think that the sport they are referring to is chasing women, but it is quite the contrary. Fishing. That's what this is all about. That age old pleasurable pursuit of man against fish. Roger Willoughby ( Rock Hudson ) is ... Read full article


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Cary Grant turned down the lead role because he was 59 and leading lady Paula Prentiss was only 24.
Filming began late in 1962 but the movie was not released until 1964.
This film was meant to be an homage/remake to Hawks' Bringing Up Baby, and Hawks even wanted Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant to star in the movie.
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