Articles about: Preston Sturges

Preston Sturges on the set of “The Palm Beach Story”

Preston Sturges was a writer and director at Paramount whose films included The Lady Eve, Sullivan’s TravelsThe Palm Beach Story, and more. He also wrote and directed the short Safeguarding Military Information for the War Activities Committee.

Victor Moore (right) introduces (left to right) Dorothy Lamour, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake, William Bendix, Albert Dekker, and Alan Ladd in “Star Spangled Rhythm”

Review: George Marshall’s “Star Spangled Rhythm,” Starring Eddie Bracken and Victor Moore

Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, and more appear in Paramount’s all-star variety show.
Joel McCrea, Claudette Colbert, and Rudy Vallee in "The Palm Beach Story"

Review: Preston Sturges’ “The Palm Beach Story,” Starring Claudette Colbert and Joel McCrea

The director of “The Lady Eve” and “Sullivan’s Travels” is back with a madcap adventure starring Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Mary Astor, and Rudy Vallee.
Veronica Lake in “I Married a Witch”

Review: René Clair’s “I Married a Witch,” Starring Veronica Lake

The new comedy from French director René Clair finds Veronica Lake as a vengeful witch determined to torture Fredric March by making him fall in love with her.
Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake in "Sullivan's Travels"

Review: Preston Sturges’ “Sullivan’s Travels,” Starring Joel McCrea and Veronica Lake

Paramount’s Veronica Lake has her first leading role alongside Joel McCrea in “Sullivan’s Travels,” the new comedy from Preston Sturges.

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