The Palm Beach Story (1942)

Gerry and Tom Jeffers are finding married life hard. Tom is an inventor/ architect and there is little money for them to live on. They are about to be thrown out of their apartment when Gerry meets rich businessman being shown around as a prospective tenant. He gives Gerry $700 to start life afresh but Tom refuses to believe her story and they quarrel. Gerry decides the marriage is over and heads to Palm Beach for a quick divorce but Tom has plans to stop her.

Directing:
  • Preston Sturges

Writing:
  • Preston Sturges

Stars:
Release Date: 1942-08-28
themoviedb icon 7.4/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 88

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William Demarest
William Demar...
First Member Ale and Quail Club
Joel McCrea
Joel McCrea
Tom Jeffers
Chester Conklin
Chester Conkl...
Sixth Member Ale and Quail Club
Frank Faylen
Frank Faylen
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Robert Greig
Robert Greig
Third Member Ale and Quail Club
Franklin Pangborn
Franklin Pang...
Manager
Mary Astor
Mary Astor
The Princess Centimillia
Rudy Vallee
Rudy Vallee
John D. Hackensacker III
J. Farrell MacDonald
J. Farrell Ma...
Officer O'Donnell (uncredited)
Claudette Colbert
Claudette Col...
Geraldine 'Gerry' Jeffers
Robert Warwick
Robert Warwic...
Mr. Hinch
Torben Meyer
Torben Meyer
Dr. Kluck
Victor Potel
Victor Potel
Mr. McKeewie
Jack Norton
Jack Norton
Second Member Ale and Quail Club
Roscoe Ates
Roscoe Ates
Fourth Member Ale and Quail Club
Dewey Robinson
Dewey Robinso...
Fifth Member Ale and Quail Club
Robert Dudley
Robert Dudley
Wienie King
Arthur Hoyt
Arthur Hoyt
Pullman Conductor
Al Bridge
Al Bridge
Conductor
Fred 'Snowflake' Toones
Fred 'Snowfla...
Colored Bartender
Charles R. Moore
Charles R. Mo...
Colored Porter
Esther Howard
Esther Howard
Wife of Wienie King
Marcelle Corday
Marcelle Cord...
Elderly Maid (uncredited)
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