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Mae West

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Multimedia Clips:

  • Click here"I Want You, I Need You" (clip) from I'M NO ANGEL (1933) with intermediate dialogue by Cary Grant (a .MP3 file).
  • Click here "Original Theatrical Trailer" from MY LITTLE CHICKADEE (1940) with W.C. Fields, Margaret Hamilton, Donald Meek and Joseph Calleia (a .MOV file).

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Memorable Quotations:

  • "No wise-cracks, now." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "You just tell me about my future.  You see, I know all about my past." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "What'd ya do, get your hair cut or your ears moved down?" --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "Never let one man worry your mind.  Find 'em, fool 'em and forget 'em." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "When I was born with this face, it was the same as striking oil." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "Peel me a grape." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "With me, nothing's impossible." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "I'm very quick in a slow way." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "I'm always good at night." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "When I'm good, I'm very good.  But when I'm bad, I'm better." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "I ain't never done this before.  Marriage is a new kind of racket for me." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).
  • "It's not the men in your life that count, it's the life in your men." --as Tira in I'M NO ANGEL (1933).

Further Reading:

  • Mae West: a bio-bibliography by Carol M. Ward (New York: Greenwood Press, 1989).
  • The complete films of Mae West by Jon Tuska (Secaucus, NJ : Carol Pub. Group, 1992).
  • The Paramount Pretties by James Robert Parish (New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1972).

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