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His Girl Friday Analysis

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His Girl Friday is one of the prominent "screwball comedies" there is today. Some of the characteristics of this comedic film have been lost, while others are still shown in today's films. Some of theses characteristics still shown are, the contrast between the rich and the middle class in romantic comedies. This shown when Walter makes a proposition to Bruce about getting an insurance plan. When Bruce draws up and finishes the insurance plan, Walter gives him a big check. This shows that Walter is rich, and that Bruce is middle class, so that is why he accepted the proposition. Another characteristic shown in the film commonly seen today is battle of the sexes. Where the female is self confident and stubborn in her ways.
His Girl Friday
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