Poster of No Time for Comedy

No Time for Comedy

Plot: An aspiring playwright finds himself an overnight Broadway success.
Release Date: Saturday, September 14 1940
83 years ago
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Cast

Portrait of James StewartJames Stewart
James Stewart was
32 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Gaylord 'Gay' Esterbrook'.
Wed, May 20 1908 –
Wed, Jul 02 1997
Portrait of Rosalind RussellRosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell was
33 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Linda Paige Esterbrook'.
Tue, Jun 04 1907 –
Sun, Nov 28 1976
Portrait of Genevieve TobinGenevieve Tobin
Genevieve Tobin was
40 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Amanda 'Mandy' Swift'.
Mon, Nov 27 1899 –
Fri, Jul 21 1995
Portrait of Charles RugglesCharles Ruggles
Charles Ruggles was
54 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Philo Swift'.
Mon, Feb 08 1886 –
Wed, Dec 23 1970
Portrait of Allyn JoslynAllyn Joslyn
Allyn Joslyn was
39 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Morgan Carrell'.
Sun, Jul 21 1901 –
Wed, Jan 21 1981
Portrait of Clarence KolbClarence Kolb
Clarence Kolb was
66 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Richard Benson'.
Thu, Jul 30 1874 –
Wed, Nov 25 1964
Portrait of Louise BeaversLouise Beavers
Louise Beavers was
38 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Clementine'.
Sat, Mar 08 1902 –
Fri, Oct 26 1962
Portrait of J.M. KerriganJ.M. Kerrigan
J.M. Kerrigan was
55 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Jim'.
Tue, Dec 16 1884 –
Wed, Apr 29 1964
Portrait of Lawrence GrossmithLawrence Grossmith
Lawrence Grossmith was
63 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Frank'.
Wed, Mar 28 1877 –
Mon, Feb 21 1944
Portrait of Robert GreigRobert Greig
Robert Greig was
60 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Robert'.
Fri, Dec 26 1879 –
Fri, Jun 27 1958
Portrait of Frank FaylenFrank Faylen
Frank Faylen was
34 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Cab Driver'.
Fri, Dec 08 1905 –
Fri, Aug 02 1985
Portrait of Herbert AndersonHerbert Anderson
Herbert Anderson was
23 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Actor in Show (uncredited)'.
Fri, Mar 30 1917 –
Sat, Jun 11 1994
Portrait of Sidney BraceySidney Bracey
Sidney Bracey was
62 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Waiter at Wyler's Party (uncredited)'.
Mon, Dec 17 1877 –
Wed, Aug 05 1942
Portrait of James BurkeJames Burke
James Burke was
53 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Police Sergeant (uncredited)'.
Thu, Sep 23 1886 –
Thu, May 23 1968
Portrait of Glen CavenderGlen Cavender
Glen Cavender was
56 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Actor in Show (uncredited)'.
Tue, Sep 18 1883 –
Fri, Feb 09 1962
Portrait of Mildred ColesMildred Coles
Mildred Coles was
20 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Young Actress in Show (uncredited)'.
Sun, Jul 18 1920 –
Thu, Aug 31 1995
Portrait of Bonnie Gaye CowenBonnie Gaye Cowen
Bonnie Gaye Cowen was
>> in No Time for Comedy
as '(uncredited)'.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Edgar DearingEdgar Dearing
Edgar Dearing was
47 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Sweeny (uncredited)'.
Wed, May 03 1893 –
Sat, Aug 17 1974
Portrait of Bess FlowersBess Flowers
Bess Flowers was
41 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Wed, Nov 23 1898 –
Sat, Jul 28 1984
Portrait of Herbert HeywoodHerbert Heywood
Herbert Heywood was
59 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Joe (uncredited)'.
Tue, Feb 01 1881 –
Tue, Sep 15 1964
Portrait of Stuart HolmesStuart Holmes
Stuart Holmes was
56 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Bartender at Wyler's Party (uncredited)'.
Sun, Mar 09 1884 –
Wed, Dec 29 1971
Portrait of William HopperWilliam Hopper
William Hopper was
25 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Tue, Jan 26 1915 –
Fri, Mar 06 1970
Portrait of Arthur HousmanArthur Housman
Arthur Housman was
50 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Drunk Wanting Directions (uncredited)'.
Tue, Oct 08 1889 –
Wed, Apr 08 1942
Portrait of Olaf HyttenOlaf Hytten
Olaf Hytten was
52 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Pearson (uncredited)'.
Sat, Mar 03 1888 –
Fri, Mar 11 1955
Portrait of Selmer JacksonSelmer Jackson
Selmer Jackson was
52 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Sun, May 06 1888 –
Tue, Mar 30 1971
Portrait of Mike LallyMike Lally
Mike Lally was
40 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Call Boy (uncredited)'.
Fri, Jun 01 1900 –
Fri, Feb 15 1985
Portrait of Frank MayoFrank Mayo
Frank Mayo was
51 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Actor in Show (uncredited)'.
Thu, Jun 27 1889 –
Tue, Jul 09 1963
Portrait of Harold MillerHarold Miller
Harold Miller was
46 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Bar Patron (uncredited)'.
Thu, May 31 1894 –
Tue, Jul 18 1972
Portrait of Jack MowerJack Mower
Jack Mower was
50 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Linda's Chauffeur (uncredited)'.
Fri, Sep 05 1890 –
Wed, Jan 06 1965
Portrait of Wedgwood NowellWedgwood Nowell
Wedgwood Nowell was
62 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Thu, Jan 24 1878 –
Mon, Jun 17 1957
Portrait of William H. O'BrienWilliam H. O'Brien
William H. O'Brien was
49 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Waiter in Bar (uncredited)'.
Sun, Jul 19 1891 –
Sat, Apr 18 1981
Portrait of Robert Emmett O'ConnorRobert Emmett O'Connor
Robert Emmett O'Connor was
55 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Desk Sergeant (uncredited)'.
Wed, Mar 18 1885 –
Tue, Sep 04 1962
Portrait of Paul PanzerPaul Panzer
Paul Panzer was
67 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Bumping Man Exiting Subway (uncredited)'.
Sun, Nov 03 1872 –
Sat, Aug 16 1958
Portrait of John RidgelyJohn Ridgely
John Ridgely was
31 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Cashier (uncredited)'.
Mon, Sep 06 1909 –
Thu, Jan 18 1968
Portrait of Cyril RingCyril Ring
Cyril Ring was
47 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Backstage Man (uncredited)'.
Mon, Dec 05 1892 –
Mon, Jul 17 1967
Portrait of Bert StevensBert Stevens
Bert Stevens was
35 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Party Guest (uncredited)'.
Sun, Feb 26 1905 –
Mon, Dec 14 1964
Portrait of Nella WalkerNella Walker
Nella Walker was
54 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Thu, Mar 04 1886 –
Mon, Mar 22 1971
Portrait of Pierre WatkinPierre Watkin
Pierre Watkin was
50 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Fri, Dec 27 1889 –
Wed, Feb 03 1960
Portrait of Leo WhiteLeo White
Leo White was
66 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Actor in Show (uncredited)'.
Sun, Nov 09 1873 –
Mon, Sep 20 1948
Portrait of Jack WiseJack Wise
Jack Wise was
52 in No Time for Comedy
as 'Actor in Show (uncredited)'.
Mon, Jan 02 1888 –
Sun, Mar 07 1954
Portrait of Isabel WithersIsabel Withers
Isabel Withers was
44 in No Time for Comedy
as 'First-Nighter (uncredited)'.
Mon, Jan 20 1896 –
Tue, Sep 03 1968

Crew

Portrait of William KeighleyWilliam Keighley
Director
William Keighley was
51 in No Time for Comedy
Sun, Aug 04 1889 –
Sun, Jun 24 1984
Portrait of Ernest HallerErnest Haller
Director of Photography
Ernest Haller was
44 in No Time for Comedy
Sun, May 31 1896 –
Wed, Oct 21 1970
Portrait of Frank HeathFrank Heath
Assistant Director
Frank Heath was
>> in No Time for Comedy
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Julius J. EpsteinJulius J. Epstein
Screenplay
Julius J. Epstein was
31 in No Time for Comedy
Sun, Aug 22 1909 –
Sat, Dec 30 2000
Portrait of Philip G. EpsteinPhilip G. Epstein
Screenplay
Philip G. Epstein was
31 in No Time for Comedy
Sun, Aug 22 1909 –
Thu, Feb 07 1952
Portrait of Jack L. WarnerJack L. Warner
Producer
Jack L. Warner was
48 in No Time for Comedy
Tue, Aug 02 1892 –
Sat, Sep 09 1978
Portrait of Robert LordRobert Lord
Associate Producer
Robert Lord was
40 in No Time for Comedy
Tue, May 01 1900 –
Mon, Apr 05 1976
Portrait of Hal B. WallisHal B. Wallis
Executive Producer
Hal B. Wallis was
41 in No Time for Comedy
Wed, Sep 13 1899 –
Sun, Oct 05 1986
Portrait of Owen MarksOwen Marks
Editor
Owen Marks was
41 in No Time for Comedy
Tue, Aug 08 1899 –
Sun, Sep 18 1960
Portrait of Heinz RoemheldHeinz Roemheld
Music
Heinz Roemheld was
39 in No Time for Comedy
Wed, May 01 1901 –
Mon, Feb 11 1985
Portrait of Orry-KellyOrry-Kelly
Costume Design
Orry-Kelly was
42 in No Time for Comedy
Wed, Dec 29 1897 –
Thu, Feb 27 1964
Portrait of Perc WestmorePerc Westmore
Makeup Artist
Perc Westmore was
35 in No Time for Comedy
Sat, Oct 29 1904 –
Wed, Sep 30 1970
Portrait of John HughesJohn Hughes
Art Direction
John Hughes was
58 in No Time for Comedy
Mon, May 22 1882 –
Sat, Oct 02 1954
Portrait of Stanley JonesStanley Jones
Sound
Stanley Jones was
43 in No Time for Comedy
Sat, Sep 04 1897 –
Tue, Jul 07 1981