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The Palm Beach Story [Criterion Collection] - Preston Sturges
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As for the opening reels, the principal motivating factor is money. After a deliberately confusing pre-credit sequence (not explained until the film's punch line), Tom Jeffers (Joel McCrea) and Gerry Jeffers (Claudette Colbert) are married. "And so they lived happily ever after," exults a title card, "...or did they?" Well, they didn't. After five years of marriage, Tom hasn't raised a dime with his pie-in-the-sky inventions. Using the sort of logic common to Sturges heroines, Gerry decides that the only way to help her ...

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The Palm Beach Story [Criterion Collection] 2014, Paramount

UPC: 715515136013

DVD

The Palm Beach Story [Criterion Collection] [Blu-ray] 2014, Paramount

UPC: 715515135917

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The Palm Beach Story 2005, Paramount

UPC: 025192685224

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