Girls About Town Overview:

Girls About Town (1931) was a Comedy - Black-and-white Film directed by George Cukor and produced by Raymond Griffith.


Francis and Tashman live large on the kindness of wealthy men, including McCrea. When McCrea proposes to Francis, she reveals that she's already married. Early Cukor with pre-Code sensationalism.

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Pre-Code Corner: Girls About Town (1931)

By Kellee Pratt on Mar 15, 2019 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Pre-Code Corner: Girls About Town (1931) Things were a bit turned on its heels from the norm in 1931. The stock market crashed in October of 1929 creating the start of The Great Depression, the Dust Bowl was ramping up in the Midwest, and FDR was not yet elected into office to save the day. Pre-Code... Read full article

Girls About Town (1931)

By 4 Star Film Fan on Oct 13, 2018 From 4 Star Films

I came to this film for Kay Francis and I stayed because of Kay Francis, George Cukor, Joel McCrea, Eugene Pallette, and Lilyan Tashman. All to say, it is a supreme?pleasure to watch this cast in action and already Cukor seems capable of handling the material in a way that intuitively understands th... Read full article

Three Girls About Town (1941).

By Dawn on Sep 20, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Three Girls About Town (1941). Comedy film directed by Leigh Jason. The story is written by Richard Carroll. Cast: Joan Blondell, Binnie Barnes and Janet Blair (in her film debut). As the Merchants Hotel is preparing for a couple of conventions, hotel manager Wilburforce Puddle, is not looking forw... Read full article

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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since.
Frances Bavier's film debut.
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