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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 104 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Universal Pictures : 1975.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Billy Wilder.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Vincent Gardenia, Susan Sarandon, Allen Garfield, Carol Burnett.
Summary, etc.:
Ruthless newspaper editor Walter Burns (Walter Matthau) and his crack ace reporter Hildy (Jack Lemmon) believe together they can cover any story. The only problem is their team is being broken up as Hildy has decided to get married and leave the newspaper business altogether. As Hildy grooms his replacement, his retirement is derailed when the story of the century breaks. As all of Chicago is in hot pursuit, Hildy's instincts tell him something is rotten. Carol Burnett and Susan Sarandon co-star in this hilarious nonstop comedy.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Journalists > United States > Drama.
Newspaper court reporting > United States > Drama.
Reporters and reporting > United States > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.

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