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The Philadelphia Story ()

directed by George Cukor
featuring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, Ruth Hussey, John Howard

The Philadelphia Story [Criterion Collection] [Blu-ray] - George Cukor
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We open on Philadelphia socialite C.K. Dexter Haven (Cary Grant) as he's being tossed out of his palatial home by his wife, Tracy Lord (Katharine Hepburn). Adding insult to injury, Tracy breaks one of C.K.'s precious golf clubs. He gallantly responds by knocking her down on her million-dollar keester. A couple of years after the breakup, Tracy is about to marry George Kittridge (John Howard), a wealthy stuffed shirt whose principal recommendation is that he's not a Philadelphia "mainliner," as C.K. was. Still holding a ...