History Film / MyManGodfrey

20th May '17 6:06:18 AM Kitchen90
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* CluelessChickMagnet: Without really trying or having much awareness of it, Godfrey gets both Bullock daughters and the maid to fall in love with him.

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* CluelessChickMagnet: Without really trying or having much awareness of it, Godfrey gets both Bullock daughters and the maid to fall in love with him.nurse crushes on him. It's debatable whether Mrs Bullock is immune to this trope, although there are brief interactions that can suggest otherwise.
22nd Apr '17 2:51:19 AM Kitchen90
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-->'''Irene Bullock:''' ''(looks out the window of Godfrey's club)'' Oh, it's a lovely view ... the view of the bridge. Is it always there? [[note]]To be fair, she could've assumed it was a photograph or a painting, at first.[[/note]]
* CluelessChickMagnet: Without really trying or having much awareness of it, {{adorkable}} Godfrey gets both Bullock daughters and the maid to fall in love with him.

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-->'''Irene Bullock:''' ''(looks out the window of Godfrey's club)'' Oh, it's a lovely view ... the view of the bridge. Is it always there? [[note]]To be fair, she could've assumed it was a photograph or a painting, at first.[[/note]]
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* CluelessChickMagnet: Without really trying or having much awareness of it, {{adorkable}} Godfrey gets both Bullock daughters and the maid to fall in love with him.



* DeadpanSnarker: Mr. Bullock. For Molly and Godfrey see ServileSnarker.

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* DeadpanSnarker: Mr. Bullock. For Molly Bullock and Godfrey see ServileSnarker.Cornelia.
14th Apr '17 10:40:38 AM Kitchen90
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The Bullocks are a wealthy family with two spoilt daughters. During UsefulNotes/TheGreatDepression, the family participate in a scavenger hunt at a party full of well-off friends and have to search for items in order to win prizes. RichBitch daughter Cornelia and SpoiledSweet daughter Irene (Lombard) are after the rarest find of them all -- a "forgotten man".

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The Bullocks are a wealthy family with two spoilt daughters. During UsefulNotes/TheGreatDepression, the family participate in a scavenger hunt at a party full of well-off friends and have to search for items in order to win prizes. RichBitch daughter Cornelia and SpoiledSweet daughter Irene (Lombard) are after the rarest find of them all -- all: a "forgotten man".
10th Apr '17 7:14:16 AM Kitchen90
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* TheDitz: Mrs. Bullock is ''so'' dizzy she is unable to correctly recall the man her daughter announced her engagement too mere moments earlier. Irene herself is also a bit empty headed, though she has a much more forceful personality than her vague mother.

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* TheDitz: Mrs. Bullock is ''so'' dizzy she is unable to correctly recall the man her daughter announced her engagement too two mere moments earlier. Irene herself is also a bit empty headed, empty-headed, though she has a much more forceful personality than her vague mother.



* HeCleansUpNicely: Godfrey, when he turns up at the Bullocks mansion for his first day as their butler. The family first saw him in raggy clothing and thick stubble the night before, and don't recognise him when he arrives clean-shaven in a new suit (it didn't help that they were hungover, either; Irene even forgot that she'd offered Godfrey the job).

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* HeCleansUpNicely: Godfrey, when he turns up at the Bullocks mansion for his first day as their butler. The family first saw him in raggy scruffy clothing and thick stubble the night before, and don't recognise him when he arrives clean-shaven in a new suit (it didn't help that they were hungover, either; Irene even forgot that she'd offered Godfrey the job).
10th Apr '17 6:44:04 AM Kitchen90
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* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Irene, who is a SpoiledSweet young woman with fair hair. It's more of a GeniusBonus is the viewer already knows that her actress Creator/CaroleLombard had blonde hair.

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* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Irene, who is a SpoiledSweet young woman with fair hair. It's more of a GeniusBonus is if the viewer already knows that her actress Creator/CaroleLombard had blonde hair.
10th Apr '17 6:20:39 AM Kitchen90
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* BeautyIsNeverTarnished: Inverted with Godfrey, who begins the movie as a scruffy homeless man and ends as an elegant three-piece suit. Regardless, his actor Creator/WilliamPowell goes from ruggedly-handsome to a handsome SharplyDressedMan.

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* BeautyIsNeverTarnished: Inverted with Godfrey, who begins the movie as a scruffy homeless man and ends as an elegant three-piece suit. Regardless, his actor Creator/WilliamPowell goes from ruggedly-handsome to a handsome SharplyDressedMan.sharply-dressed man.
10th Apr '17 6:19:11 AM Kitchen90
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* BeautyIsNeverTarnished: Inverted with Godfrey, who begins the movie as a scruffy homeless man and ends as an elegant three-piece suit. Regardless, his actor Creator/WilliamPowell goes from ruggedly-handsome to a handsome SharplyDressedMan.
8th Apr '17 7:25:17 AM Kitchen90
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[[caption-width-right:320:[[CloudCuckoolander The rich girl]] Irene with her protege...er, [[HiddenDepths butler]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:320:[[CloudCuckoolander The [[caption-width-right:320:The rich girl]] Irene girl [[CloudCuckoolander Irene]] with her protege...er, [[HiddenDepths butler]]]]


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* {{Adorkable}}:
** Godfrey. When he wasn't working, he was making jokes about his homeless situation to Irene, laughing about his shabby clothes, forgetting to take the price tag off his new suit (and being teased about it by Molly the maid), and his dancing when he's drunk.
** Irene, being the eccentric that she is, who gets excitable like a child and does {{happy dance}}s.
8th Apr '17 6:32:45 AM Kitchen90
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* HeCleansUpNicely: Godfrey, when he turns up at the Bullocks mansion for his first day as their butler. The family first saw him in raggy clothing and thick stubble the night before, and don't recognise him when he arrives clean-shaven in a new suit (it didn't help that they were hungover, either; Irene even forgot that she'd offered Godfrey the job).



* INeedAFreakingDrink: During a typical evening at home, Mr. Bullock takes a whole tray of martinis and then asks Godfrey to repeat the order in 30 minutes.

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* INeedAFreakingDrink: During a typical evening at home, Mr. Bullock takes a whole tray of martinis and then asks Godfrey to repeat "repeat the order in 30 minutes.minutes".



* LastMinuteHookup: In fact, last minute marriage.

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* LastMinuteHookup: In fact, last minute marriage.When Godfrey decides to leave, Irene tracks him down to a nightclub. [[spoiler:She hires a priest and makes Godfrey's work partner and her chauffeur wedding guests, reassuring Godfrey that everything "will be over soon".]]



* ModelingPoses: Irene's attempt to snare Godfrey's attention, called out by Cordelia.

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* ModelingPoses: Irene's attempt Irene attempts several lounging poses around the house to snare Godfrey's attention, called out by Cordelia.make Godfrey notice her. Cornelia sees through it and teases her.



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Cornelia asks Godfrey to be honest about what he thinks of her. Godfrey calls her variations of a spoiled child, making her march out of the cafe outraged.

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Cornelia asks Godfrey to be honest about what he thinks of her. Godfrey calls her variations of a "a spoiled child, child", making her march out of the cafe outraged.in embarrassed outrage.
8th Apr '17 6:11:32 AM Kitchen90
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* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Irene, who is a SpoiledSweet young woman with fair hair. It's more of a GeniusBonus is the viewer already knows that her actress Creator/CaroleLombard had blonde hair.



* HaveAGayOldTime: Mrs. Bullock notes that Cornelia shattered a bunch of windows downtown because she was "very gay" last night, and then ask asks Godfrey if he's noticed anything "queer".

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* HaveAGayOldTime: Mrs. Bullock notes that Cornelia shattered a bunch of windows downtown because she was "very gay" last night, and then ask asks Godfrey if he's noticed anything "queer".



* LightFeminineDarkFeminine: The two Bullocks daughters: the blonde Irene and the brunette Cornelia.



* NiceGirl: Irene, despite being from an arrogant family. She ''was'' the one that offered a homeless man a job because she felt guilty, after all.



* RejectionAffection: Irene can't stop hitting on Godfrey while he is constantly rejecting her advances.

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* RejectionAffection: Irene can't stop hitting on flirting with Godfrey while he is constantly rejecting her advances.


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* SavvyGuyEnergeticGirl: Godfrey and Irene, whenever they interact.
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