The Talk of the Town

Watch The Talk of the Town

"Screen comedy so gay... drama so thrilling... love so exciting, it will be the talk of YOUR town!"
  • Approved
  • 1942
  • 1 hr 57 min
  • 7.5  (8,174)

When a charming fugitive, a beautiful teacher, and a stuffy lawyer are forced to become roommates, their unconventional relationship is suddenly THE TALK OF THE TOWN in this madcap romantic comedy. When accused arsonist Leopold Dilg escapes jail, he hides out in the home of friend Nora. Posing as a gardener, Dilg teams up with Nora to convince her summer tenant, SupremeCourt candidate Michael Lightcap that Dilg was framed. The zaniness never stops as the three of them dodge the cops, try to snag the real crooks and discover along the way that both men have fallen for Nora. But who has captured Nora's heart? Find out with THE TALK OF THE TOWN, a sparkling gem from Hollywood's Golden Age of Comedy, nominated for seven Academy Awards(r)including Best Picture.

The Talk of the Town
Description
When a charming fugitive, a beautiful teacher, and a stuffy lawyer are forced to become roommates, their unconventional relationship is suddenly THE TALK OF THE TOWN in this madcap romantic comedy. When accused arsonist Leopold Dilg escapes jail, he hides out in the home of friend Nora. Posing as a gardener, Dilg teams up with Nora to convince her summer tenant, SupremeCourt candidate Michael Lightcap that Dilg was framed. The zaniness never stops as the three of them dodge the cops, try to snag the real crooks and discover along the way that both men have fallen for Nora. But who has captured Nora's heart? Find out with THE TALK OF THE TOWN, a sparkling gem from Hollywood's Golden Age of Comedy, nominated for seven Academy Awards(r)including Best Picture.

The Talk of the Town is a 1942 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 57 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.5.

Where to Watch The Talk of the Town

The Talk of the Town is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at FuboTV, Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Talk of the Town for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1942
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 57 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (8,174)