About the film
The Meanest Man in the World
Release Date: February 12, 1943
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox|
|Writers||:||George Seaton, George M. Cohan, Allan House|
Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.