HILDY JOHNSON IS THE TOP REPORTER ON A CHICAGO NEWSPAPER. TIRED OF THE WHOLE GAME HE IS DETERMINED TO QUIT HIS JOB TO GET MARRIED. HIS SCHEMING EDITOR HAS OTHER PLANS THOUGH. IT IS THE DAY BEFORE GUILTY MURDERER, EARL WILLIAMS, IS DUE TO GO TO THE GALLOWS AND BURNS TEMPTS JOHNSON TO STAY AND WRITE THE STORY.
Carol Burnett,Charles Durning,Jack Lemmon,Susan Sarandon,Vincent Gardenia,Walter Matthau
Remake of the 1931 classic about a Chicago reporter looking to get out of the newspaper business and away from his ornary boss. Dream team of Matthau and Lemmon are entertaining, as always!