LIBELED LADY (Jack Conway, 1936)

Libeled Lady is a romantic screwball dazzler that has everything working for it: a delectably wisecracking script (by George Oppenheimer, Maurine Watkins and Howard Emmett Rogers) from a devilishly clever story (by Wallace Sullivan), two side-splittingly funny slapstick passages, otherwise, breezy semi-sophistication crackling with wit, the warmth of one woman’s falling in love and the […]