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My Man Godfrey is a 1936 American screwball comedy film directed by Gregory La Cava and starring William Powell and Carole Lombard, who had been briefly married years before appearing together in the film. The screenplay for My Man Godfrey was written by Morrie Ryskind, with uncredited contributions by La Cava, based on 1101 Park Avenue, a short novel by Eric S. Hatch. The story concerns a socialite who hires a derelict to be her family's butler, and then falls in love with him.
|My Man Godfrey|
|Directed by||Gregory La Cava|
|Screenplay by||Morrie Ryskind|
Robert Presnell Sr.
|Based on||1101 Park Avenue|
by Eric Hatch
|Produced by||Charles R. Rogers|
|Edited by||Ted J. Kent|
Russell F. Schoengarth
|Music by||Charles Previn|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
In 1999, the original version of My Man Godfrey was deemed "culturally significant" by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry. The film was remade in 1957 with June Allyson and David Niven in the starring roles.
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