It Should Happen to You1954

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It Should Happen to You
Directed by:
George Cukor

"It Should Happen to You" (also known as "Unglaubliche Geschichte der Gladys Glover, Die", "Ragazza del secolo, La", "Name for Herself, A") is a Comedy/Romance film directed by George Cukor, released in the USA on January 15 of 1954 . Judy Holliday and Peter Lawford are starring, alongside Jack Lemmon, Michael O'Shea, Vaughn Taylor and Connie Gilchrist.

In 'Born Yesterday' I got two mink coats - this time I get everything!

Who is the director of "It Should Happen to You":

It Should Happen to You was directed by George Cukor, an American director.

Before directing It Should Happen to You, George Cukor had directed The Actress, released in 1953, Pat and Mike (1952), The Marrying Kind (1952), The Model and the Marriage Broker (1951), Born Yesterday (1950), and A Life of Her Own (1950). Since, he directed Bhowani Junction, released in 1956, Lust for Life (1956), Les Girls (1957), Wild Is the Wind (1957), Hot Spell (1958), and Heller in Pink Tights (1960).

What was the release date of "It Should Happen to You":

It Should Happen to You was initially released on Friday, January 15, 1954, in the United States. Also released on Friday, January 15, 1954 have been Knights of the Round Table (dir. Richard Thorpe) and Personal Affair (dir. Anthony Pelissier). This was sixty-six (66) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 02, 1954 in France and on Sunday, September 28, 1997 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "It Should Happen to You":

At the casting of It Should Happen to You we find Judy Holliday, previously seen in The Marrying Kind (1952) and Born Yesterday (1950); Peter Lawford (Kangaroo (1952), Royal Wedding (1951)); Jack Lemmon (The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949)) [ more... ]

  • Jack Lemmon and Peter Lawford have both also be seen in The April Fools, released in 1969.
  • Whit Bissell and Connie Gilchrist can both be seen in Chicken Every Sunday, released in 1949.
  • Peter Lawford and Whit Bissell can both be seen in Cluny Brown, released in 1946.

What is the Storyline of "It Should Happen to You":

The script, by Garson Kanin, concerns a naive young woman named Gladys Glover who yearns for fame. Strolling through Central Park, she meets a young handsome man named Pete Sheppard (Jack Lemmon). He is a maker of documentaries (apparently equipped only with a handheld 16mm camera). He is taking brief shots of people in the park. He films Gladys feeding pigeons, and introduces himself.

In a rapid piece of exposition, we learn that she has been in New York for two years, has just lost her job as a [...]

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