My Man Godfrey
Release Date: September 17, 1936
Run Time: 93 mins
Color: Black and White
Director: Gregory La Cava
Stars: William Powell, Carole Lombard, Alice Brady
Synopsis: During the height of the Great Depression, a scavenger hunt party game brings a pair of spoiled sisters, Irene and Cornelia Bullock (Carole Lombard and Gail Patrick) to a city dump looking for a "forgotten man." They find down-and-out hobo Godfrey Parks (William Powell), who accompanies one of the sisters back to the party to be presented as a scavenger hunt find, and ends up warily accepting her offer to become the family butler. Irene falls for Godfrey, but is unaware of his mysterious past. Nominated for six Academy Awards, My Man Godfrey might be the screwiest of all screwball comedies.
Format: Pro-Res, 23.98 fps, SD