Sunday Matinee: Monkey Business

Sunday Matinee: Monkey Business

Monkey Business is a 1952 American screwball comedy directed by Howard Hawks and starring Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Charles Coburn, and Marilyn Monroe.  Grant plays a chemist seeking a “fountain of youth” formula that will revitalize middle-agers both mentally and physically. Though Grant’s own laboratory experiments yield little fruit, a lab monkey, let loose from its cage, mixes a few random…

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Movie Matinee: Bringing Up Baby

Movie Matinee: Bringing Up Baby

Another classic starring Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn, the 1938 romantic comedy Bringing Up Baby tells the story of absent-minded professor, Dr. David Huxley, who is one bone away from completing his giant brontosaurus skeleton when he has the great misfortune to be bowled over by dizzy-dame heiress Susan Vance, who, in one farcical 24-hour period, ruins his entire life. Join…

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