Man of the World (film)

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Man of the World
Directed by Richard Wallace
Written by Herman J. Mankiewicz
Starring William Powell
Carole Lombard
Wynne Gibson
Cinematography Victor Milner
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
  • 1931 (1931)
Running time
72 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Man of the World is a 1931 American Pre-Code romantic drama, starring William Powell, Carole Lombard, and Wynne Gibson.


A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancé and her wealthy uncle. There she meets and is romanced by a worldly novelist; what she does not know is that he is a blackmailer who is using her to get to her uncle.


(in credits order)

DVD release[edit]

This film is currently available as part of the Carole Lombard glamour collection which in addition to this film includes the films We're Not Dressing (1934), Hands Across the Table (1935), Love Before Breakfast (1936), The Princess Comes Across (1936) and True Confession (1937), these are on 2 discs with three films on each disc.



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