Henry Graham: A woman of your stature has the right to expect every courtesy in any home she consents to visit. Henrietta: What stature? Henry Graham: Oh come now, Ms. Lowell. I've read far too many

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A New Leaf 1971
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Henry Graham:
A woman of your stature has the right to expect every courtesy in any home she consents to visit.
Henrietta:
What stature?
Henry Graham:
Oh come now, Ms. Lowell. I've read far too many botanical journals to take that question seriously.
Henrietta:
Are you a botanist?
Henry Graham:
No, just a botanical journal reader. Every science has its fans.

Transcript:
You were a guest.
A woman of your stature has a right to expect
every courtesy in any home she consents to visit.
What stature?
Oh, come now, Ms Lowell.
I've read far too many
botanical journals ...
to take that question seriously.
Are you a botanist?
No. Just a botanical journal reader.
Every science has its fans.
Carbon on the valves.
Tell me about yourself, Ms Lowell.
Your work, your hopes, your dreams ...
Well, I work as a teacher and I also
do field work and write monographs.
On my last field trip I identified
and classified ...
all the varieties of ferns
on Jolly Buoy.
It was one of the longest
monographs I've ever written.
I'd love to read it sometime.
My hope is to discover a new
variety of fern ...

Clip duration: 61 seconds
Views: 17
Timestamp in movie: 00:32:40
Uploaded: 21 October, 2021
Genres: comedy, romance
Summary: Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder. So he in... Read all


Actors

Henry Graham - Walter Matthau