No time for comedy by Stewart, James

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Published by Warner Bros. Entertainment in Burbank, Calif .

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When Minnesota newsman Gaylord Esterbrook is summoned to New York to rewrite his first play, Broadway star Linda Paige finds him a breath of fresh air and asks for his hand in marriage. But after collaborating with this wife on four comic hits, Gaylord decides the time has come to get serious. Spending his days with a man-hunting muse who insists he write dramas instead, Gaylord works on the play at Linda"s expense, two tragedies in the making.

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Statementa Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; screenplay by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; produced by Katharine Cornell and the Playwright"s Company ; directed by William Keighley
SeriesWarner Bros. archive collection, Warner archive, Warner Bros. archive collection, Archive collection
ContributionsRussell, Rosalind, Tobin, Genevieve, 1901-1995, Ruggles, Charlie, 1886-1970, Joslyn, Allyn, 1901-1981, Kolb, Clarence, 1874-1964, Beavers, Louise, 1902-1962, Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
LC ClassificationsPN1997 .N685 2013
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] /
Pagination1 videodisc (92 min.)
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26968441M

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