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Although he’s underrated today, Frank Borzage was one of the most dependable and idealistic directors of Hollywood’s Golden Age. As one of the first directors to win multiple Academy Awards for Best Director, Borzage was also very devoted to the idea that “love conquers all”, and History is Made at Night is one of the best testaments to that ideal. Long unavailable for years since an initial VHS release in 1993, Criterion has brought the movie back into print with its inclusion in their vast collection in this brand new Blu-ray release.



History Is Made at Night (1937)



Released: 05 Mar 1937
Rated: Passed
Runtime: 97 min




Director: Frank Borzage
Genre: Drama, Romance



Cast: Charles Boyer, Jean Arthur, Leo Carrillo, Colin Clive
Writer(s): Gene Towne (screen play), C. Graham Baker (screen play), Vincent Lawrence (additional dialogue), David...

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lark144

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I have this but I haven't seen it yet, so I skipped the synopsis, as I've been waiting to see this since I first read about it in Andrew Sarris' "The American Cinema" 50+ years ago. I'm in the middle of a project, so I haven't watched much the past few weeks. But I am looking forward to it, and my anticipation has been piqued by your enthusiastic review.
 

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Criterion's Twitter account posted a clip from this film a few days ago where Charles Boyer does his imitation of Señor Wences and Johnny.

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