The Electric

What's On

Valentine's at The Electric: It Happened One Night 85th Annivesary

Sunday 17th February


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Director: Frank Capra

Starring: Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert

Rating: U

USA 1934, 105mins

Capturing Clark Gable and Frank Capra at their finest, It Happened One Night remains unsurpassed by the countless romantic comedies it has inspired.

A spoiled heiress running away from her family is helped by a man who is actually a reporter in need of a story.

Did You Know?
Clark Gable gave the Oscar he won for his performance in this movie to a child who admired it, telling him it was the winning of the statue that had mattered, not owning it. The child returned the Oscar to the Gable family after Clark's death.