The Male Animal

  • 1942
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Charming adaptation of the comic play by Thurber and Nugent (who also directed the film) about a stuffy midwestern college professor who plans to read a letter written by Vanzetti (of Sacco and Vanzetti infamy) to his students. The trustees, lead by Pallette, say that Fonda will be fired if he dares read the missive that was penned a few days before the...read more

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00:30 — Oscar-winners Olivia de Havilland ("Gone With the Wind") and Henry Fonda ("The Grapes of Wrath") star in this romantic comedy about a college professo (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Charming adaptation of the comic play by Thurber and Nugent (who also directed the film) about a stuffy midwestern college professor who plans to read a letter written by Vanzetti (of Sacco and Vanzetti infamy) to his students. The trustees, lead by Pallet… (more)

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