Articles about: “The Palm Beach Story”

"The Palm Beach Story"
“The Palm Beach Story”

Written and directed by Preston Sturges. Starring Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, and Mary Astor. Paramount, 1942.

In Production: 11/24/41—01/13/42
Released: 12/10/42

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Buy it on: Blu-ray (Criterion) / DVD

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Joel McCrea, Claudette Colbert, and Rudy Vallee in "The Palm Beach Story"

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