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Movie Facts

Status: Released

Runtime: 91

Budget: -

Revenue: -

Language: en

Webpage: -

Release Info

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Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • Die schreckliche Wahrheit
  • La pícara puritana
  • Deze vervloekte waarheid
  • Ужасната истина
  • Cupido é Moleque Teimoso
  • Nahá pravda
  • Den frygtelige sandhed
  • Rouvani sulhanen
  • Cette sacrée vérité
  • Diazygio me prothesmia
Content Score: 100

5.9/10 (15 votes)


Unfounded suspicions lead a married couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each other's attempts to find new romance.


Danger! Wild woman on the loose!


Director: Leo McCarey
Writers: ,

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Irene Dunne

Irene Dunne
as Lucy Warriner

Cary Grant

Cary Grant
as Jerry Warriner

Ralph Bellamy

Ralph Bellamy
as 'Dan' Leeson

Alexander D'Arcy

Alexander D'Arcy
as Armand Duvalle

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A review by John Chard

The rooster and the hen!

Lucy & Jerry Warriner strain their marriage by suspecting each other of cheating, so much so, a day in court leaves them with a 90 day prelude to a divorce. Sure enough, though, love never quite runs as expected, and can indeed be a truly complex thing, especially when the other parties involved are human, a cheeky cat, and a rather smart and astute canine!

The Awful Truth is tagged as part of the wonderful genre that encompasses the screwball comedy, and although to a degree that genre placement is true, I do believe that those not particularly fond of the high o... read the rest.