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Trailers from Hell and Joe Dante on 'I Married a Witch,' Starring Veronica Lake

Photo of Trailers From Hell By Trailers From Hell | Thompson on Hollywood March 17, 2014 at 11:45AM

A Criterion Grab Bag! kicks off this week at Trailers from Hell, with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing "I Married a Witch."
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'I Married a Witch'
'I Married a Witch'

A Criterion Grab Bag! kicks off this week at Trailers from Hell, with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing "I Married a Witch."

A savvy satire of both political and sexual gamesmanship, I Married A Witch, based on an unfinished novel by Topper author Thorne Smith, would seem to be the perfect union between two brilliant moviemakers, Rene Clair and Preston Sturges (Clair directed, Sturges produced). It’s full of his stock company of character actors but Sturges left the production due to artistic differences. Despite having its concepts ripped off by lesser productions over the years, this remains a strikingly modern and hilarious movie that hopefully will find new audiences through Criterion’s stellar digital transfer.

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