Women Who Play

Women Who Play

film poster from cinema programme
Directed by Arthur Rosson
Produced by Walter Morosco
Alexander Korda (uncredited)
Screenplay by Frederick Lonsdale (play)
Basil Mason
Gilbert Wakefield
Starring Mary Newcomb
Benita Hume
George Barraud
Cinematography Philip Tannura
Distributed by Paramount British Pictures
Release dates
March 1932 (U.K.)
Running time
78 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Women Who Play is a 1932 British comedy film directed by Arthur Rosson and produced by Walter Morosco and Alexander Korda with a screenplay by Basil Mason and Gilbert Wakefield. It stars Mary Newcomb, Benita Hume and George Barraud.[1] In order to deter his wife from having an affair a man hires an actress as part of an elaborate scheme. It is based on the play Spring Cleaning by Frederick Lonsdale.[2]



Women Who Play was filmed at British and Dominion Studios, Elstree, in Hertfordshire, England for Paramount British Pictures.[1]


  1. 1 2 "Women Who Play (1932)". BFI. Retrieved 2 May 2016.
  2. Kulik, Karol.Alexander Korda: The Man Who Could Work Miracles. Virgin Books, 1990. ISBN 9780870003356

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