Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks with cast and crew of Bringing Up Baby (1938).  Cary and Katharine are to Hawks’ right in the second row.  This was the first film Hawks made at RKO studios.

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Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks filming Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Katharine Hepburn and May Robson.

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks relaxes with Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn behind the scenes of Bringing Up Baby (1938).

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks behind the scenes of Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn.

Bringing Up Baby

behind the scenes of Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Howard Hawks and Katharine Hepburn.

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks on the set of Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Katharine Hepburn,  The film was a flop on its first release but it is now Katharine’s most beloved film of the 30s.

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Cary Grant goes without socks between takes of Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Howard Hawks and Katharine Hepburn.

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks seems to realize he’s got a flop on his hands behind the scenes of Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant.  It only started being recognized as a comedy classic in the home video age of the 1980s.

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks filming Bringing Up Baby (1938) with Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant.  Howard would make four more films with Cary.

Bringing Up Baby

Howard Hawks directing Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant on location at the Bel Air Country Club golf course in Los Angeles for Bringing Up Baby (1938).

Bringing Up Baby

Katharine Hepburn was fearless when it came to working with a leopard in Bringing Up Baby (1938).    Cary wanted nothing to do with the leopard, however trained it was.  He was much more comfortable with the chimpanzee in Monkey Business.

Bringing Up Baby

Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn had already made Sylvia Scarlett together when they were reunited for Bringing Up Baby (1938).  They would make two more films together, Holiday and The Philadelphia Story.

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Katharine Hepburn climbs a ladder to reach Cary Grant working on his dinosaur skeleton in Bringing Up Baby (1938).

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original publicity still for Bringing Up Baby (1938), one of the most beloved films of the 30s.

Bringing Up Baby

Katharine Hepburn is behind bars as Swingin Door Susie with Cary Grant and Walter Catlett in Bringing Up Baby (1938).