We take a look back to celebrate the pioneering women directors throughout cinematic history and their groundbreaking work. Watch the video. Mimi Glossop wants a divorce so her Aunt Hortense hires a professional to play the correspondent in apparent infidelity. American dancer Guy Holden meets Mimi while visiting Brightbourne Brighton and she thinks he is the correspondent.
The Gay Divorcee
The Gay Divorcee () - Rotten Tomatoes
Toggle navigation Menu. The Gay Divorcee. To begin, its plot: Fred plays Guy Holden, a famous American dancer who meets Ginger's Mimi Glossop by accident on a London dock where he is awkward and jackassy , she is frigid, he stalks her, he dances with her one time and it's so insanely beautiful that she falls in love on the spot. This plot will recur in Absent the character names, and the London docks. Mimi is married, as it turns out, and she hires English lawyer Egbert Fitzgerald Edward Everett Horton, in his first of three films with the duo to help her arrange a fake liaison so that she can be divorced on the grounds of adultery.
The Continental [From the Gay Divorcée]
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After passing through Paris, popular American dancer Guy Holden and his best friend, English lawyer Egbert "Pinky" Fitzgerald, land in London for the final leg of their vacation. While waiting at the London docks, Guy sees pretty American Mimi Glossop struggling with her dress, which is snagged in one of her aunt Hortense's trunks, and offers his help. In his haste to free Mimi, Guy pulls too hard and splits the back of the dress. Although furious at Guy, Mimi accepts his coat and his calling card, then storms away without revealing her name or address. Soon after, Mimi returns the coat anonymously through a hotel bellboy, further frustrating Guy, who is now madly in love with her.