Spitfire 1934

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Spitfire ★★★ 1934

Sentimental comedy-drama starring Hepburn as a hillbilly faith healer from the Ozarks who falls into a love triangle. One in a string of early boxoffice flops for Hepburn. She wanted to play a role other than patrician Eastern Seaboard, and did, but audiences didn't buy it. 90m/B VHS . Katharine Hepburn, Robert Young, Ralph Bellamy, Sidney Toler, Martha Sleeper, Sara Haden, Virginia Howell, Will Geer; D: John Cromwell; W: Jane Murfin; C: William Cronjager; M: Max Steiner.