History Film / MyManGodfrey

11th Mar '16 4:26:15 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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'''''My Man Godfrey''''' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy directed by Gregory [=LaCava=], starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard.

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'''''My ''My Man Godfrey''''' Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy directed by Gregory [=LaCava=], starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard.
13th Oct '15 12:59:55 PM Mdumas43073
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''My Man Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy directed by Gregory [=LaCava=], starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard.

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''My '''''My Man Godfrey'' Godfrey''''' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy directed by Gregory [=LaCava=], starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard.


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[[TheRemake Remade]] in 1957 with Creator/DavidNiven and June Allyson.
4th Oct '15 7:14:48 PM gallium
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''My Man Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard. The time is TheGreatDepression, and a number of men down on their luck are living in the city dump. By chance, a party of rich people, including Irene Bullock, show up to claim one of the "forgotten men" to win a scavenger hunt. She chooses Godfrey and wins the hunt, and afterward offers him a job as the family butler. HilarityEnsues as he is confronted with a mad household of spoiled [[RichBitch brats]] and {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}s. While Irene falls madly in love with Godfrey, the feeling is not mutual (at first).

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''My Man Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy directed by Gregory [=LaCava=], starring Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard. Lombard.

The time is TheGreatDepression, UsefulNotes/TheGreatDepression, and a number of men down on their luck are living in the city dump. By chance, a party of rich people, including Irene Bullock, Bullock (Lombard), show up to claim one of the "forgotten men" to win a scavenger hunt. She chooses Godfrey (Powell) and wins the hunt, and afterward offers him a job as the family butler. HilarityEnsues as he is confronted with a mad household of spoiled [[RichBitch brats]] and {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}s. While Irene falls madly in love with Godfrey, the feeling is not mutual (at first).
first). Additionally, Godfrey is keeping a secret from Irene.
3rd Aug '15 8:10:34 PM jamespolk
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''My Man Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy starring William Powell and Carole Lombard. The time is TheGreatDepression, and a number of men down on their luck are living in the city dump. By chance, a party of rich people, including Irene Bullock, show up to claim one of the "forgotten men" to win a scavenger hunt. She chooses Godfrey and wins the hunt, and afterward offers him a job as the family butler. HilarityEnsues as he is confronted with a mad household of spoiled [[RichBitch brats]] and {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}s. While Irene falls madly in love with Godfrey, the feeling is not mutual (at first).

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''My Man Godfrey'' is a classic 1936 ScrewballComedy starring William Powell Creator/WilliamPowell and Carole Lombard. The time is TheGreatDepression, and a number of men down on their luck are living in the city dump. By chance, a party of rich people, including Irene Bullock, show up to claim one of the "forgotten men" to win a scavenger hunt. She chooses Godfrey and wins the hunt, and afterward offers him a job as the family butler. HilarityEnsues as he is confronted with a mad household of spoiled [[RichBitch brats]] and {{Cloud Cuckoolander}}s. While Irene falls madly in love with Godfrey, the feeling is not mutual (at first).
24th Apr '15 8:08:14 PM ScottMarshall
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--> "All you need to start an asylum is an empty room and the right kind of people."

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--> -> "All you need to start an asylum is an empty room and the right kind of people."
24th Apr '15 8:02:47 PM ScottMarshall
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--> "All you need to start an asylum is an empty room and the right kind of people."
--> '''--Alexander Bullock'''
24th Jan '15 1:41:43 PM redandready45
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* RitchesToRags: [[spoiler: Bullock goes broke due to a combination of bad investments and his family's spending ways. It's averted thanks to Godfrey]].

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* RitchesToRags: RichesToRags: [[spoiler: Bullock goes broke due to a combination of bad investments and his family's spending ways. It's averted thanks to Godfrey]].
24th Jan '15 1:40:59 PM redandready45
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* HeartbrokenBadass: [[spoiler: Godfrey. It's how Cornelia found him at the dump]].



* RitchesToRags: [[spoiler: Bullock goes broke due to a combination of bad investments and his family's spending ways. It's averted thanks to Godfrey]].



* SecretlyWealthy: Godfrey Smith (aka Godfrey Park of the Boston Parks).

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* SecretlyWealthy: [[spoiler: Godfrey Smith (aka Godfrey Park of the Boston Parks).Parks)]].



* ShipperOnDeck: Tommy, Godfrey's friend, as well as the ''whole Bullock family'' for him and Irene.



* TheTramp: Godfrey. He started out rich, goes on to be a tramp, makes the money back and uses it to help the other tramps.

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* TheTramp: Godfrey. [[spoiler: He started out rich, goes on to be a tramp, makes the money back and uses it to help the other tramps.tramps]].
10th Dec '14 7:19:54 PM redandready45
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* TurnTheOtherCheek: Mr. Bullock -[[spoiler: until he finds out he is broke, and throws Carlo out the window]], something that Godfrey praises him for.
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