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    My Favorite Wife (RKO, 1940) Title Lobby Card and Scene Card (11" X 14"). Cary Grant and Irene Dunne are at the height of their comedic powers in this screwball film from director Garson Kanin and producer Leo McCarey. Ellen Wagstaff Arden (Dunne) has been marooned for seven years on a tropical island with handsome hunk Stephen Burkett (Randolph Scott), calling each other "Adam" and "Eve". Her husband Nick (Grant), thinking her dead, has remarried to Bianca Bates (Gail Patrick). When Ellen shows up at Nick's honeymoon, complications and hilarity ensue. Remade in 1963 as "Move Over, Darling" with Doris Day and James Garner. Pinholes, slight corner wear, slight toning and one small tear in Grant's name on this gorgeous title card from this classic comedy. It would grade as Very Fine. The scene card has scuffs and soiling. It grades as Very Good/Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2005
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
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