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Thumbnail for Woman of the Year (1942) Woman of the Year (1942)

Basic Info Rusty's rating: 77
Category: Comedy, Drama, RomanceNotable as: Romance Film, Award-Winning WorkSub-Category: Romance Film, Romantic comedy, Comedy, SportsNarrative location: New York CityRuntime: 112 - 114 minutesColor: black-and-whiteLanguage: English, French, Russian, German, Spanish, GreekCountry: United StatesDirector: George StevensScreenwriter: Ring Lardner, Michael Kanin, John Lee Mahin, Garson KaninMusic: Franz WaxmanCinematography: Joseph RuttenbergStars: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter, Reginald Owen, William Bendix, William Tannen, Edith Evanson, Roscoe Karns, Ludwig Stössel, Minor Watson, Jimmy Conlin, Michael Visaroff, Sara HadenProducer: Joseph L. MankiewiczStudio: Metro-Goldwyn-MayerAwards won: Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Michael Kanin, Ring Lardner)
National Film Registry
Award nominations: Academy Award for Best Actress (Katharine Hepburn)Award details: (details at IMDb)
Description

Woman of the Year is an American romantic comedy-drama film starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, written by Ring Lardner, Jr., Michael Kanin and John Lee Mahin, directed by George Stevens and produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. The film's plot is ostensibly about the relationship between Tess Harding, an international affairs correspondent, chosen "Woman of the Year," and Sam Craig, a sports writer, who meet, marry, and encounter problems as a result of her unflinching commitment to her work. In 1999, this film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".


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