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Born Yesterday

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Cast
Judy Holliday, Broderick Crawford, William Holden, Howard St. John, Frank Otto, Barbara Brown, Grandon Rhodes, Claire Carleton
Released
1950
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Harry Brock asks his lawyer Jim Devery, “You plastered again?” (0:04)

Harry tells Jim, referring to Harry’s ex-showgirl fiance Billie, “I'm nuts about her.” (0:23)

Journalist Paul tells Billie, “The whole history of the world is the struggle between the selfish and unselfish.”
“All that's bad about us is bred by selfishness. Sometimes selfishness can even get to be a cause, an organized force, even the government...”
Billie: “You're crazy about me, aren't ya?” (0:57)

Billie answers Paul, “... like wondering and worrying and thinking, and stuff like that.” (1:00)

Billie tells Harry, ”You're selfish.”
Harry: ”Listen, cutie, don't get nervous just cuz you read a book.”
”I think you're going nuts.” (1:15)

Harry tells Jim, ‘it's just all these books; they get her nervous...” (1:19)

Harry, referring to Billie: “Crazy broad.”
Jim: “To all the dumb chumps and all the crazy broads...” (1:41)

Reference in Love the Coopers