Easy Living

75
  • NR
  • Genre(s): Comedy Romance
  • Release year: 1937
  • Running time: 88 min
Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches... read more

Mary Smith is a poor working girl who literally has a fortune dropped in her lap when a wealthy financier tosses a sable coat out a window and it lands on her. Everyone automatically assumes she's his mistress, soon her fairytale-like rags-to-riches lifestyle threatens a very real romance with an inept writer.

Original Release

07/07/1937

US Release

07/07/1937

Cast

Jean Arthur Mary Smith
Edward Arnold J.B. Ball
Ray Milland John Ball Jr.
Mary Nash Mrs. Jenny Ball / Jenny Ball
Franklin Pangborn Van Buren
Luis Alberni Mr. Louis Louis / Louis Louis
Barlowe Borland Mr. Gurney
William Demarest Wallace Whistling
Andrew Tombes E.J. Hulgar
Esther Dale Lillian
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Mitchell Leisen

Writers

Preston Sturges, Vera Caspary

Cast

Jean Arthur Mary Smith
Edward Arnold J.B. Ball
Ray Milland John Ball Jr.
Mary Nash Mrs. Jenny Ball / Jenny Ball
Franklin Pangborn Van Buren
Luis Alberni Mr. Louis Louis / Louis Louis
Barlowe Borland Mr. Gurney
William Demarest Wallace Whistling
Andrew Tombes E.J. Hulgar
Esther Dale Lillian
Harlan Briggs Office Manager / Magazine Office Manager
William B. Davidson Mr. Hyde
Nora Cecil Miss Swerf
Robert Greig Butler
Lee Bowman Motorcycle Policeman
Vernon Dent First Partner
Marsha Hunt Girl Getting Coat Dropped on Her at Finale
Dennis O'Keefe Office Manager
Gertrude Astor Saleswoman
Ethel Clayton Undetermined Secondary Role

Producers

William LeBaron Executive Producer
Arthur Hornblow Jr. Producer

Editors

Doane Harrison

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