I Met Him in Paris

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"Claudette as you love her best in a love-making frolic that tops everything she's ever done for fun!"
  • Passed
  • 1937
  • 1 hr 26 min
  • 6.1  (478)

I Met Him in Paris is a romantic comedy movie from 1937. The movie stars Claudette Colbert as Kay Denham, a fashion designer, who travels to Paris for a fashion show. Robert Young plays the role of Gene Anders, a womanizing journalist, who happens to be on the same ship as Kay to Paris. Melvyn Douglas plays the role of George Potter, a wealthy American businessman, who meets Kay in Paris.

The movie starts with Kay Denham traveling to Paris on a ship with an entourage of models and assistants for a fashion show. On the ship, she meets Gene Anders, a journalist who is traveling to Paris to write articles about the fashion show. Kay Denham is initially not impressed by Gene's advancements, but Gene is persistent and eventually wins her over.

In Paris, Kay meets George Potter, a wealthy American businessman. George becomes smitten with Kay and tries to win her over with his wealth and charm. Kay is initially attracted to George's wealth and status, but she soon realizes that he is not the man for her.

While in Paris, Kay tries to launch her fashion line but is faced with numerous challenges. Her models are not cooperating, her designs are not up to par, and her business partners are not reliable. Gene Anders offers to help her with her fashion show and design her clothes. Kay reluctantly accepts his help, and Gene brings a new perspective to her design process, making her fashion line a hit.

Throughout the movie, Kay Denham is torn between her attraction to Gene Anders and her desire for financial security with George Potter. She struggles to choose between following her heart or her head. In the end, she realizes that she loves Gene Anders and decides to pursue a relationship with him.

I Met Him in Paris is a light-hearted and entertaining romantic comedy. Claudette Colbert delivers a fantastic performance as Kay Denham, a headstrong and independent woman who is passionate about her work. Robert Young brings charm and wit to the role of Gene Anders, the roguish journalist who falls in love with Kay. Melvyn Douglas plays the role of George Potter, the wealthy American businessman, with poise and elegance. The movie showcases the beauty and glamour of Paris in the 1930s, with stunning sets and costumes that transport the audience into the world of high fashion.

Overall, I Met Him in Paris is a classic romantic comedy that is still enjoyable to watch today. The movie is a testament to the enduring appeal of classic Hollywood cinema and the enduring power of love. If you're a fan of classic romantic comedies, then I Met Him in Paris is a must-see.

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    6.1  (478)