Teacher's Pet
Teacher's Pet (1958)

Hard-boiled, self-educated newspaper editor Clark Gable turns down an opportunity to lecture before a night-school journalism class, publicly ridiculing the notion that the art of news writing can be taught. After receiving an honorary… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 1, 1958
DVD Release Date: April 19, 2005
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Erich Kuersten
New York Times

An intelligent look at a time when the old guard of tough-talking gumshoes and snappy reporters were about to surrender to a new breed: educated and self-aware men and women.

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David Nusair
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...breezy and likeable.

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James Plath
Family Home Theater

Along with Pillow Talk it's one of Doris Day's most delightful and enduring romantic comedies, and the kids get a two-for, since she's paired with pop culture icon Clark Gable.

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Emanuel Levy

Clark Gable (in one of his last parts) and Doris Day may be too old for such fluff, but the innocuous screenplay by Michael and Fay Kanin has some charm and Gig Young is truly funny in his Oscar nominated role.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Brings together journalism and romance into a delicious rather than a nutritious omelet.

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Inoffensive, but ultimately lame and lacklustre romantic comedy, where all involved have done better.

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Veronique Kwak
"teacher's pet" is probably clark gable's best comedy in his long run career as king of hollywood, even with his leading lady still in the… More
Audrey Lush
Caught Teacher's Pet tonight and watched it again,after many years.Starring the lovely Doris Day and Clark Gable-what a pair.I don't want to say too… More
Henrik Schunk
It seems that Doris Day used to be the go-to-gal when it came to suffering from men and their mistaken identities. Teacher's Pet is a movie which stands in… More
Sarah Burton
Clark Gable in the autumn of his career and Doris Day right in the middle of hers, it shouldn't work, but it does. Special mention goes to the late great… More