Tag Archives: Awful Truth

Verbal Barbs in Comedies of Remarriage

Screwball comedies in the 1930s and 1940s conveyed sexual attraction through verbal battles.

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How Ephron Saved Romantic Comedies

Nora Ephron draw on Woody’s Allen’s “nervous comedies” to save romantic comedies.

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