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* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in Paris, and there is no TranslationConvention; when characters speak French in-universe, their actors speaks their lines in French.



* RealityHasNoSubtitles: The film take place partly in Paris, and there is no TranslationConvention; when characters speak French in-universe, their actors speaks their lines in French.



* RomComJob: The three points of this LoveTriangle are a painter, a commercial artist, and a playwright.

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* RomComJob: The three points of this LoveTriangle are a painter, a commercial artist, and a playwright.[[MostWritersAreWriters playwright]].



* StarvingArtist: March proudly declares "I write unproduced plays," and Cooper freely admits his annual salary is zero and that he survives "on miracles."

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* StarvingArtist: March proudly declares "I write unproduced plays," and Cooper freely admits his annual salary is zero and that he survives "on miracles."" Later George notes "Sacrifice helps an artist" and Tom agrees poetically with "Sorrows of life are the joys of art".



* {{UST}}: Is in the air once Gilda moves in with her two boyfriends. When Tom has to travel to London, the other two can't but break the "no sex" rule.

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* {{UST}}: UnresolvedSexualTension: Is in the air once Gilda moves in with her two boyfriends. When Tom has to travel to London, the other two can't but break the "no sex" rule.hold back any longer.


* AlcoholHic: Downplayed. George does this once during their DrowningOurRomanticSorrows session.
* AnywhereButTheirLips: After deciding to move in with Tom and George, Gilda kisses both men on the forehead as part of the new "no sex" rule.



* DeadArtistsAreBetter: Discussed in passing by George who sarcastically notes that the appreciation for his art may only come after his death.
* DelayedReaction:
** In the first scene, sleepy George notices Gilda's legs next to him but goes back into dreamland for a few seconds until it hits him.
** At the theatre, Max laughs together with the crowd about the play's last line until he realizes that it was his line.



* DoorFocus: George declares that he needs a clean shirt for the next day and leaves the flat for the cleaner. The camera lingers on the door and naturally George comes back to put on his shoes.



* DramaticSitdown: Tom has to sit down when he receives the telegram telling him about George and Gilda having become an OfficialCouple.



* FairytaleWeddingDress: Gilda wears one for her wedding with Max.



* HitMeDammit: George asks Tom to hit him when both get drunk. Tom declines.



* ImpersonatingAnOfficer: Tom and George use this trick to get into Max's house.



* ItsAllAboutMe: When meeting Max at the London theatre, Tom tries to get some information out of him about Gilda but all Max can think about is his painting.



* PrettyInMink: Gilda in the closing scene.
* RightBehindMe: When Max vents about Tom while the latter stands right behind the bathroom door. Gilda tries to make Max stop by pretending to have a headache.



* ThreesomeSubtext: Well, they all three sure do like each other a lot. Tom comments on how he "loved you both". Gilda is pretty clearly going to be having sex with both of them, as indicated by the CallBack to the "gentleman's agreement" line. And they are all three clasping hands as the film ends.



* ThreesomeSubtext: Well, they all three sure do like each other a lot. Tom comments on how he "loved you both". Gilda is pretty clearly going to be having sex with both of them, as indicated by the CallBack to the "gentleman's agreement" line. And they are all three clasping hands as the film ends.
* TrainStationGoodbye: Tom and Gilda see George off to London.

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* ThreesomeSubtext: Well, they all three sure do like each other a lot. Tom comments on how he "loved you both". Gilda is pretty clearly going to be having sex with both of them, as indicated by the CallBack to the "gentleman's agreement" line. And they are all three clasping hands as the film ends.
* TrainStationGoodbye: Tom and Gilda see George off to London.London.
* TwistedEchoCut: When Max comes to see Tom, the latter tells him that he is deeply in love with Gilda. Cut to George kissing Gilda and confessing his love to her.
* {{UST}}: Is in the air once Gilda moves in with her two boyfriends. When Tom has to travel to London, the other two can't but break the "no sex" rule.
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This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Creator/FredricMarch. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends), on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".

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This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/MiriamHopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Creator/FredricMarch. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends), on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".


* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in Paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. when characters speak French in-universe, their actors speaks their lines in French.

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* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in Paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. TranslationConvention; when characters speak French in-universe, their actors speaks their lines in French.


* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. when cherecters speaks french in universe, their actors speaks their lines in french.

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* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in paris, Paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. when cherecters speaks french in universe, characters speak French in-universe, their actors speaks their lines in french.French.


* BilingualBonus: The film take place in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. when the cherecters speaks french in universe, the actors speaks french.

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* BilingualBonus: The film take place partly in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention. when the cherecters speaks french in universe, the their actors speaks their lines in french.


* BilingualBonus: The film take place in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention when the cherecters speaks french in universe, the actors speaks french.

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* BilingualBonus: The film take place in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention TranslationConvention. when the cherecters speaks french in universe, the actors speaks french.

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* BilingualBonus: The film take place in paris, and there is no TranslationConvention when the cherecters speaks french in universe, the actors speaks french.

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* RomComJob: The three points of this LoveTriangle are a painter, a commercial artist, and a playwright.


'''''Design for Living''''' is a 1933 film about a LoveTriangle that ends in a OneTrueThreesome.

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'''''Design ''Design for Living''''' Living'' is a 1933 film about a LoveTriangle that ends in a OneTrueThreesome.


This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Frederic March. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends), on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".

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This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Frederic March.Creator/FredricMarch. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends), on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".

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[[caption-width-right:350:What a cute trio.]]


* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendship: Gilda says words to this effect when Max, who disapproves of her love life and pretty clearly wants her for himself, expresses disapproval of her love life. Later, after leaving Tom and George, she breaks down and marries him.

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* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendship: Gilda says words to this effect when Max, who disapproves of her love life and pretty clearly wants her for himself, expresses disapproval of criticizes her love life.boyfriends. Later, after leaving Tom and George, she breaks down and marries him.


This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Frederic March. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends, on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".

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This film, directed by Creator/ErnstLubitsch, stars Miriam Hopkins, Creator/GaryCooper, and Frederic March. Gilda (Hopkins) meets Tom and George (Cooper and March, who are old friends, friends), on a train in France. They all get along together very well, and both Tom and George are attracted to Gilda. She in turn is attracted to both of them as well--but she can't figure out who to choose. They make a "gentleman's agreement" to go on as platonic friends, but when George is called away to London to produce his play (he's a playwright), Tom and Gilda fall into bed together, with Gilda saying "I'm no gentleman!".


* DoggedNiceGuy: Max "didn't get to first base" with Gilda, but has been hanging around her for five years as her "friend", carping with disapproval about any other man she happens to date. She finally caves and marries him after leaving Tom and George.

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* DoggedNiceGuy: Max "didn't get to first base" with Gilda, but has been hanging around her for five years as her "friend", carping with disapproval about any other man she happens to date. She finally caves and marries him after leaving Tom and George. As she leaves him, Gilda remarks that all he really wanted was a wife to help his business, and she's done that.

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