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THE AWFUL TRUTH

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Directed by Leo McCarey
United States, 1937
Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

Before their divorce becomes final, Jerry and Lucy Warriner both do their best to ruin each other’s plans for remarriage, Jerry to haughty socialite Barbara Vance, she to oil-rich bumpkin Daniel Leeson.

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Synopsis

Before their divorce becomes final, Jerry and Lucy Warriner both do their best to ruin each other’s plans for remarriage, Jerry to haughty socialite Barbara Vance, she to oil-rich bumpkin Daniel Leeson.

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The Awful TruthDirected byLeo McCarey

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Awards & Festivals

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Berlin International Film Festival
1992
Academy Awards
1938 | Winner: Best Director
1938 | 5 nominations including: Best Picture
National Film Preservation Board
1996 | Winner: National Film Registry

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