Film Preview: The Philadelphia Story/ High Society, 25 May, Glasgow Film Theatre

20 May

Two films, made 16 years apart but with the same storyline, screen at Glasgow’s GFT this Sunday, 25 May – The Philadelphia Story (1940) and High Society (1956).

The Phildelphia Story is a romantic comedy starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn and James Stewart. It tells the story of a bride-to-be who falls for two men.

The film was remade as the musical High Society, this time starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly and Frank Sinatra.

Both films are showing at the GFT from 1pm on Saturday, introduced by Allan Hunter, Glasgow Film Festival co-director.

Full details are over at the GFT website.

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