The Amazing Mr. Williams

The Amazing Mr. Williams is a 1939 screwball comedy directed by Alexander Hall and starring Melvyn Douglas as a police lieutenant who is too busy solving crimes to spend much time with his frustrated fiancée, played by Joan Blondell.

The Amazing Mr. Williams
Directed byAlexander Hall
Written byDwight Taylor
Sy Bartlett
Richard Maibaum
Story bySy Bartlett
Produced byEverett Riskin
StarringMelvyn Douglas
Joan Blondell
CinematographyArthur L. Todd
Edited byViola Lawrence
Music byFelix Mills (uncredited)
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • November 22, 1939 (1939-11-22)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States


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