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Theodora Goes Wild

Theodora Goes Wild is a 1936 comedy film which tells the story of a small town, incensed by a risque novel, little knowing that it was written under a pseudonym by the daughter of the town's leading family. It stars Irene Dunne, Melvyn Douglas, Thomas Mitchell, Thurston Hall, Elisabeth Risdon, Margaret McWade and Spring Byington.

It was written by Mary McCarthy and Sidney Buchman, and directed by Richard Boleslawski.

It was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Irene Dunne) and Best Film Editing.