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288 Ratings

The Front Page

Directed by Billy Wilder
United States, 1974
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Hildy Johnson is the top reporter on a Chicago newspaper during the 1920s. Tired of the whole game he’s determined to quit his job to get married. His scheming editor, Walter Burns, has other plans though.

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The Front Page Directed by Billy Wilder

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

1975 | Nominee: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1975 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

David di Donatello Awards

1975 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Director

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