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Lucky Night (1939) Norman Taurog, Myrna Loy, Robert Taylor, Joseph Allen, Drama, Comedy

Lucky Night (1939)
An heiress gets a crash course in the simple life when she marries a penniless man in this comedy. Calvin Jordan (Henry O’Neill) is the prosperous owner of a successful steel mill, and the apple of his eye is his daughter Cora (Myrna Loy). Cora stands to inherit Calvin’s firm, and he’s taken it upon himself to find a good husband for her. However, free-spirited Cora doesn’t think much of her father’s skills as a matchmaker, and makes it clear she’s going to marry whomever she pleases.
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The Ambassador’s Daughter (1956) Norman Krasna, Olivia de Havilland, John Forsythe, Myrna Loy, Comedy, Romance

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Joan Fisk, daughter of the American ambassador to France, is bored with entertaining the wives of visiting V.I.P.s and decides to conduct an experiment. She accepts a date with an American G.I. and tries to prove to her father and his friends that not all soldiers are wolves. But by the end of their first date, when wine, music and the young man’s charms have swept her off her feet, she realizes that she may have won more than the bet.
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The Thin Man Goes Home (1945) Richard Thorpe, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Lucile Watson, Comedy, Crime, Mystery

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Nick and Nora head to Nick’s hometown of Sycamore Springs to spend some time with his parents. His father, a prominent local physician, was always a bit disappointed with Nick’s choice of profession in particular and his lifestyle in general. With Nick’s arrival however the towns folk, including several of the local criminal element, are convinced that he must be there on a case despite his protestations that he’s just there for rest and relaxation. When someone is shot dead on his doorstep however, Nick finds himself working on a case whether he wants to or not.
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