Men Are Like That

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Men Are Like That
Directed by Frank Tuttle
Screenplay by George Kelly
Herman J. Mankiewicz
Marion Dix
Starring Hal Skelly
Doris Hill
Clara Blandick
Charles Sellon
Helene Chadwick
Morgan Farley
George Fawcett
Music by W. Franke Harling
Cinematography Archie Stout
Edited by Verna Willis
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • March 22, 1930 (1930-03-22)
Running time
59 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Men Are Like That is a 1930 American pre-Code drama film directed by Frank Tuttle and written by George Kelly, Herman J. Mankiewicz and Marion Dix. The film stars Hal Skelly, Doris Hill, Clara Blandick, Charles Sellon, Helene Chadwick, Morgan Farley and George Fawcett. The film was released on March 22, 1930, by Paramount Pictures.[1][2]

The film is a remake of the 1926 Paramount silent film The Show Off based on the 1924 stage play. The play would be filmed again twice by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer as The Show-Off in 1934 and 1946.



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  1. ^ "Men-Are-Like-That - Trailer". Retrieved February 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Men Are Like That (1930)". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved February 15, 2015. 
  3. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress (<-book title) p.114 c.1978 the American Film Institute

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