Clothes and the Woman

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Clothes and the Woman
Directed by Albert de Courville
Produced by Julius Hagen
Written by Franz Schulz
F. McGrew Willis
Starring Rod La Rocque
Tucker McGuire
Constance Collier
George E. Stone
Music byM. De Wolfe
Cinematography Curt Courant
Edited byFrank Clarke
Distributed by Associated British
Release date
August 1937
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
Language English

Clothes and the Woman is a 1937 British romance film directed by Albert de Courville and starring Rod La Rocque, Tucker McGuire and Constance Collier. It was made at Elstree Studios. [1] While enjoying a holiday in the resort of Cannes, a young woman meets and falls in love with a man. However, worried that she is too plain she decides to dress more fashionably.

Romance film film genre

Romance films or romance movies are romantic love stories recorded in visual media for broadcast in theaters and on TV that focus on passion, emotion, and the affectionate romantic involvement of the main characters and the journey that their genuinely strong, true and pure romantic love takes them through dating, courtship or marriage. Romance films make the romantic love story or the search for strong and pure love and romance the main plot focus. Occasionally, romance lovers face obstacles such as finances, physical illness, various forms of discrimination, psychological restraints or family that threaten to break their union of love. As in all quite strong, deep, and close romantic relationships, tensions of day-to-day life, temptations, and differences in compatibility enter into the plots of romantic films.

Albert de Courville British film director

Albert de Courville (1887–1960) was a director of theatrical revues, many of which featured the actress and singer Shirley Kellogg, whom he married in June 1913. In the 1930s he turned to making films. His two most famous films, both featuring Jessie Matthews were There Goes the Bride (1932) and The Midshipmaid (1932). He also directed The Wrecker, an adaptation of Arnold Ridley’s play of the same name, and Seven Sinners (1936).

Rod La Rocque American actor

Roderick Ross La Rocque was an American actor.



Tucker McGuire British actress

Tucker McGuire was an American-born actress who appeared largely in British films and television. She was born as Anne Tucker McGuire, and married the actor Tom Macaulay.

Constance Collier British actress

Constance Collier was an English stage and film actress and acting coach.

George E. Stone American actor

George E. Stone was a Polish-born American character actor in movies, radio, and television.

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