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"The Front Page" quotes

The Front Page poster
A crusading newspaper editor tricks his retiring star reporter into covering one last case.

Director: Lewis Milestone
Writer: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur, Bartlett Cormack
Production: N/A
Genre: comedy, crime, drama
Year: 1931
MetaScore: 76/100
ImdbRating: 6.7
BoxOffice: $1,526,000
Released: 04 Apr 1931
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 2 wins & 4 nominations total
While the fellas were out having a lot of fun - The Front Page 00:50 While the fellas were out having a lot of fun Fifteen years we've been knockin around together - The Front Page 00:07 Fifteen years we've been knockin around together He hear's footsteps - The Front Page 00:28 He hear's footsteps Fifteen years I've been telling you how to write a newspaper story - The Front Page 00:18 Fifteen years I've been telling you how to write a newspaper... If you want me take me as I am instead of trying to make a floozy out of me - The Front Page 00:09 If you want me take me as I am instead of trying to make a... I was going to tell you - The Front Page 00:16 I was going to tell you Why you drooling saphead What do you mean a story - The Front Page 00:42 Why you drooling saphead What do you mean a story Where do you think you're going I'm gonna get my girl - The Front Page 00:10 Where do you think you're going I'm gonna get my girl And see that she doesn't talk to anyone on the way - The Front Page 00:07 And see that she doesn't talk to anyone on the way Tell her to stand up - The Front Page 00:18 Tell her to stand up I ain't important - The Front Page 00:36 I ain't important Yes me Molly Malloy a common streetwalker - The Front Page 00:13 Yes me Molly Malloy a common streetwalker Just because you want to fill your lying papers with a lot of dirty scandal - The Front Page 00:10 Just because you want to fill your lying papers with a lot... I never said I loved Earl Williams and that I was willing to marry him on the gallows - The Front Page 00:15 I never said I loved Earl Williams and that I was willing to... We're going to reform the reds with a rope That's our slogan - The Front Page 00:18 We're going to reform the reds with a rope That's our slogan The newspapers have got to put their shoulders to the wheel - The Front Page 00:19 The newspapers have got to put their shoulders to the wheel How about a favor that certain party is asking - The Front Page 00:23 How about a favor that certain party is asking He's going to write poetry about milady's drawers - The Front Page 00:09 He's going to write poetry about milady's drawers Is this the home of Mrs - The Front Page 00:31 Is this the home of Mrs Get a home and a wife - The Front Page 00:09 Get a home and a wife What are you looking for Roy I forgot my aspirin - The Front Page 00:12 What are you looking for Roy I forgot my aspirin I'm ready to go I don't care - The Front Page 00:20 I'm ready to go I don't care The whole meal was furnished by Charlie Apfel - The Front Page 00:29 The whole meal was furnished by Charlie Apfel Tootsie Wootsie - The Front Page 00:11 Tootsie Wootsie It's the Hildy Johnson curse - The Front Page 00:28 It's the Hildy Johnson curse You're the cool - The Front Page 00:15 You're the cool What a thing to say - The Front Page 00:19 What a thing to say Bet two Three cards - The Front Page 00:14 Bet two Three cards What affect is this jail break gonna have on the colored voters - The Front Page 00:10 What affect is this jail break gonna have on the colored... Because he ain't - The Front Page 00:16 Because he ain't Who wants to hear about your wife - The Front Page 00:19 Who wants to hear about your wife Mrs Phoebe DeWolfe 861 and a half South Euclid Street colored - The Front Page 00:21 Mrs Phoebe DeWolfe 861 and a half South Euclid Street... Get the sense of an animal at bay - The Front Page 00:13 Get the sense of an animal at bay At last Louie Have you got the dough Huh - The Front Page 00:13 At last Louie Have you got the dough Huh That was one swell story you had in the paper this morning - The Front Page 00:05 That was one swell story you had in the paper this morning Joins a parade of unemployed - The Front Page 00:24 Joins a parade of unemployed Get the tonseline - The Front Page 00:09 Get the tonseline Waking me up in the middle of the night - The Front Page 01:32 Waking me up in the middle of the night I'm gonna take a the chance - The Front Page 00:07 I'm gonna take a the chance Every time I've wanted you for something - The Front Page 00:29 Every time I've wanted you for something Listen to whose talking - The Front Page 01:39 Listen to whose talking You're leaving me for marriage - The Front Page 00:28 You're leaving me for marriage If I'm not telling you the absolute truth - The Front Page 00:16 If I'm not telling you the absolute truth Tell her nothing - The Front Page 00:25 Tell her nothing

Cast

Walter Burns - Adolphe Menjou
Hildy Johnson - Pat O'Brien
Peggy Grant - Mary Brian
Roy B. Bensinger - Edward Everett Horton