The Talk Of The Town

  • 1942
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

The contrivance of plot is compensated by one of the most genial casts in history. Full of wonderful bon mots, TOWN is acted with comic fervor by Grant, Arthur, and Colman. Colman plays a renowned law professor who wants to spend a quiet summer writing while he awaits an appointment to the Supreme Court. He takes lodgings in the home of Arthur, a schoolteacher,...read more

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The Talk of the Town TCM

Best Picture nominee is a satire on legal ethics, involving a fugitive factory worker accused of arson and hiding in a schoolteacher's cottage, where he encounters a college law professor who's there for a vacation.

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  • Review: The contrivance of plot is compensated by one of the most genial casts in history. Full of wonderful bon mots, TOWN is acted with comic fervor by Grant, Arthur, and Colman. Colman plays a renowned law professor who wants to spend a quiet summer writing wh… (more)

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