DINNER AT EIGHT (1933) presented by Classic Cinemas Collective

October 14, 2017 @ 4:30 pm

One of the great pre-code comedies from iconic director George Cukor, and featuring a truly stellar cast.

In this comedic drama, an ambitious New York socialite (Billie Burke) plans an extravagant dinner party as her businessman husband, Oliver (Lionel Barrymore), contends with financial woes, causing a lot of tension between the couple. Meanwhile, their high-society friends and associates, including the gruff Dan Packard (Wallace Beery) and his sultry spouse, Kitty (Jean Harlow), contend with their own entanglements, leading to revelations at the much-anticipated dinner.