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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of CloudCuckoolander Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. One key update is allowing pansexual and flamboyant David to be a protagonist, rather than just a comic side character whose sexuality goes unnamed. David's romance with Patrick, in fact, has all the hallmarks of the genre with David breaking the more uptight Patrick out of his shell and much comic bickering between them. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to the genre when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.

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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of CloudCuckoolander Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. One key update is allowing pansexual and flamboyant David to be a protagonist, rather than just a comic CampGay side character whose sexuality goes unnamed. David's romance with Patrick, in fact, has all the hallmarks of the genre with David breaking the more uptight Patrick out of his shell and much comic bickering between them. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to the genre when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.


* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. One key update is allowing pansexual and flamboyant David to be a protagonist, rather than just a comic side character whose sexuality goes unnamed. David's romance with Patrick, in fact, has all the hallmarks of the genre with David breaking the more uptight Patrick out of his shell and much comic bickering between them. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to the genre when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.

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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of CloudCuckoolander Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. One key update is allowing pansexual and flamboyant David to be a protagonist, rather than just a comic side character whose sexuality goes unnamed. David's romance with Patrick, in fact, has all the hallmarks of the genre with David breaking the more uptight Patrick out of his shell and much comic bickering between them. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to the genre when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.


* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to this when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.

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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. One key update is allowing pansexual and flamboyant David to be a protagonist, rather than just a comic side character whose sexuality goes unnamed. David's romance with Patrick, in fact, has all the hallmarks of the genre with David breaking the more uptight Patrick out of his shell and much comic bickering between them. There's even an onscreen ShoutOut to this the genre when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.


* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. There even an onscreen nod to this when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.

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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. There There's even an onscreen nod ShoutOut to this when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.


-->'''Moira: Ah say, don't be a dewdropper. Throw some concealer under those peepers, make like a swell and go put on the ritz."

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-->'''Moira: -->'''Moira:''' Ah say, don't be a dewdropper. Throw some concealer under those peepers, make like a swell and go put on the ritz."

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* ''Series/SchittsCreek'' updates many of the tropes from classic screwball comedy, especially in the unfolding romances of Alexis and David and the class-comedy that comes from the Roses' fish-out-of-water antics. There even an onscreen nod to this when Moira gives David a pep talk in the voice of a 1930s screwball heroine.
-->'''Moira: Ah say, don't be a dewdropper. Throw some concealer under those peepers, make like a swell and go put on the ritz."



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* ''Monkey Business'': the Cary Grant/Marilyn Monroe one, not the Creator/MarxBrothers one.
* [[index]] ''Film/TheSevenYearItch''

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* ''Monkey Business'': ''Film/{{Monkey Business|1952}}'': the Cary Grant/Marilyn Monroe one, not the Creator/MarxBrothers one.
* [[index]] ''Film/TheSevenYearItch''



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* ''Film/TheDoctorTakesAWife''


* 1987 Creator/{{Madonna}} flick ''Film/WhosThatGirl'' draws heavily from the genre, right down to to the big cat riffing ''Bringing Up Baby'' 20 years before ''Harold and Kumar''.

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* 1987 Creator/{{Madonna}} Music/{{Madonna}} flick ''Film/WhosThatGirl'' draws heavily from the genre, right down to to the big cat riffing ''Bringing Up Baby'' 20 years before ''Harold and Kumar''.

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* ''Film/DoubleWedding''

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* ''Film/TheDivorceOfLadyX''


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[[IThoughtItMeant [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant No, this doesn't mean what you think.]]


* ''Film/DinnerAtEight''



* ''Film/FoursACrowd''



* ''Film/Midnight1939''

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* ''Film/Midnight1939''''Film/{{Midnight|1939}}''



* ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith1941''

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* ''Film/MrAndMrsSmith1941''''[[Film/MrAndMrsSmith1941 Mr. and Mrs. Smith]]'' (1941)


* ''Film/{{Topper}}'', followed by two sequels. Based on two novels by Thorne Smith, who also wrote the book on which ''I Married a Witch'' is based.

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* ''Film/{{Topper}}'', followed by two sequels. Based on two novels by Thorne Smith, who also wrote the book on which ''I Married a Witch'' ''Film/IMarriedAWitch'' is based.

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