Woman of the Year

"Excellent"

Woman of the Year Review


Cute Hepburn-Tracy vehicle, though Spence looks about 20 years older than Katharine in this rendition, which has his crass sports reporter wooing her society maven and astute political columnist. Opposites attract, and before you know it the two are married. But once she is named "woman of the year," our poor sap hero finds himself neglected and put out that he never gets to see his wife. This is the first of many Tracy & Hepburn movies, and the chemistry's not quite there yet in this one. Some impressively funny scenes and a hilarious ending redeem the long stretches of predictability.


Woman of the Year

Facts and Figures

Run time: 114 mins

In Theaters: Monday 19th January 1942

Budget: $3M

Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Fresh: 19 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 7.4 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: as Sam Craig, as Tess Harding, as Ellen Whitcomb, as Clayton, as William J. Harding, as 'Pinkie' Peters, Gladys Blake as Flo Peters, Dan Tobin as Gerald Howe, as Phil Whittaker, William Tannen as Ellis, Ludwig Stössel as Dr. Lubbeck (as Ludwig Stossel), as Matron, as Alma, George Kezas as Chris

Also starring:

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