1933 – She Done Him Wrong

★★★☆☆ USA. 1h6m. Crime / Comedy. Directed by Lowell Sherman. Written by Harvey F. Thew, John Bright (screenplay) and Mae West (“Diamond Lil”). Cinematography by Charles Lang. Edited by Alexander Hall. Music by John Leipold. Starring Mae West, Cary Grant, Owen Moore, Gilbert Roland, Noah Beery Sr., David Landau, Rafaela Ottiano, Dewey Robinson.

A tale of a barroom singer entangled in criminal connections. Famous for West’s many double entendres and quips, including her best-known, “Why don’t you come up sometime and see me?” In her next film, later that year, she had altered it to, “Why don’t you come up and see me sometime?”

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