It Should Happen to You

Synopsis: Gladys Glover has just lost her modelling job when she meets filmmaker Pete Sheppard shooting a documentary in Central Park. For Pete it's love at first sight, but Gladys has her mind on other things -- like making a name for herself. Through a fluke of advertising she winds up with her name plastered over 10 billboards throughout city. Suddenly all of New York is clamoring for Gladys Glover without knowing why and playboy Evan Adams III is making a play for Gladys that even Pete knows will be hard to beat.
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Director(s): George Cukor
Production: Columbia Pictures
  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 nomination.
Rotten Tomatoes:
86 min

I see.

ut what's your idea?

of what?

- of making this inquiry.

- oh, I'm not making any inquiry.

I just wanna rent that sign.

That is, if it isn't too expensive.

I see.

Well, it's something personal,

if that's what you mean.

I'm sorry, but I'm too busy

for this sort of thing.

What sort of thing?

What's the matter?

Well, here's to pay for it with

and everything.


See if you can get an option.

of course, if you're too stuck-up...

...or you think it's right to treat

somebody like some kind of a nut.

Call you back.

I just happened to be walking along

and the sign said "for rent"...

...and it said your name

and your address, so I want it.

So you say you haven't got the time.

What kind of a place is this anyway?

The space rate on that location

is $210 per month.

Three months minimum.

- Yes?

- Never mind 11.40. 11.30's all right.

- I'll take it.

- What?

What's the matter?

Nothing. Nothing.

Wait a second.

Wait a minute.

Hey. Hey, painters.

Wait a minute. Hey.

Hey, sign painters, listen.

Hey, listen.

- What's that?

- G. G.

- What'd she say?

- " oh, gee. "

Not C, like you got it.

G, like you haven't got it.


" Not C, like you got it.

G, like you haven't got it. "

Look at the paper.


" Look at the paper. "

Sure enough.

- Thanks, lady.

- Thank you.


Please, faster.

I don't want excuses.

I just want that space.

ut, Mr. A dams, you said

you'd call me by Monday.

- What about it?

- Well, you didn't.

- Well, what about it?

- Well, then I phoned you.


And they said that you were still away

on your weekend.

- oh, they did?

- So I tried again on Tuesday-

All right, all right.

Then I just assumed

you'd lost interest.

You know that

the A dams Soap Company...

...has always used that space

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Garson Kanin

Garson Kanin (November 24, 1912 – March 13, 1999) was an American writer and director of plays and films. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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