Twentieth Century

"Good"

Twentieth Century Review


John Barrymore shines as the stubborn and eccentric theater director in this screwball comedy, a man who comes unhinged (and he's not fully hinged to begin with) when his leading lady (Carole Lombard) splits the show. He chases her across country on the fabled Twentieth Century train, with loads of absurdities on the way. Funny, but it gets too repetitious in the last act and slowly crumbles into the relatively obscure minor work it has become today.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 91 mins

In Theaters: Friday 11th May 1934

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Production compaines: Columbia Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Fresh: 21 Rotten: 3

IMDB: 7.9 / 10

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Starring: as Oscar Jaffe, as Lily Garland, as Oliver Webb, as Owen O'Malley, as George Smith, Charles Lane as Max Jacobs (as Charles Levison), Etienne Girardot as Mathew J. Clark, Dale Fuller as Sadie, Edgar Kennedy as Oscar McGonigle, Billie Seward as Anita, Pat Flaherty as Flannigan

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