They Knew What They Wanted

They Knew What They Wanted

:"This article is about the movie. For the play see" "They Knew What They Wanted (play)".Infobox Film
name = They Knew What They Wanted

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director = Garson Kanin
producer = Harry E. Edington
Erich Pommer
writer =
narrator =
starring = Carole Lombard
Charles Laughton
William Gargan
Harry Carey
Karl Malden
music = Alfred Newman
cinematography = Harry Stradling
editing = John Sturges
distributor = RKO Radio Pictures
released = flagicon|US October 19, 1940
flagicon|Sweden January 19, 1942
flagicon|Finland October 22, 1944
runtime = 96 min.
country = U.S.A.
language = English
amg_id = 1:49414
imdb_id = 0033150

"They Knew What They Wanted" is a 1940 film with Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, William Gargan, Harry Carey, and Karl Malden (in his film debut), directed by Garson Kanin. It is based on a 1924 Pullitzer Prize winning play by Sidney Howard.


* Best Supporting Actor (nomination) - William Gargan

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