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That Certain Thing

Directed by Frank Capra
United States, 1928
Comedy, Drama


Molly Kelly wants to marry a millionaire. When she runs into Andy Charles, heir to a restaurant fortune, she jumps at the chance and marries him. Andy’s father if furious and disinherits them. Andy tries his hand at ditch digging to support his wife, but that doesn’t work out.

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That Certain Thing Directed by Frank Capra

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    Aimable petite comédie muette, où se profile déjà l'obstinée et récurrente figure paternelle ankylosée dans ses certitudes et ses vérités, dont nous retiendrons surtout l'hilarante séquence finale de la confrontation entre les trois principaux protagonistes dans un succulent rapport de force subtilement biaisé...

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