The Awful Truth. 1937. USA. Directed by Leo McCarey. Screenplay by Viña Delmar, based on a play by Arthur Richman. 91 min.
With Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Ralph Bellamy, Cecil Cunningham. In the most comedic manner possible, married couple Lucy and Jerry Warriner despise each other. They’re on the road to divorce, and along the way they’re determined to sabotage one another’s chances of finding new partners. Grant is especially outrageous in demanding visitation rights to their fox terrier, Mr. Smith.