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Quickie: Wife vs. Secretary (1936)

26 Apr
Jean Harlow in "Wife vs. Secretary"

Secretary? Wife? Magneto? Cerebro?

We were watching Wife vs. Secretary, which we recorded the other night, and wondered…is Myrna Loy one and Jean Harlow the other, or is Harlow the only title character? Admit it: your jaw is on the floor right now. I know, I know. These raw insights don’t come without shock to me, either.

Also, Jean at one point says to Jimmy Stewart: “I can’t do that now, Dave.” 2001 would’ve been an entirely different film…