Average Rating: 6.6/10
Reviews Counted: 5
Fresh: 3 | Rotten: 2
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Release Date: Jan 1, 1938 Wide
Average Rating: 3.9/5
User Ratings: 1,458
It's more Ginger Rogers than Fred Astaire, and more comedy than singing and dancing in this Astaire-Rogers entry into the screwball comedy sweepstakes which features a top-of-the-line Irving Berlin score (Change Partners, I Used to be Color Blind, The Night is Filled with Music). Fred Astaire plays Dr. Tony Flagg, a psychiatrist, who enters the psyche of Amanda Cooper (Ginger Rogers), a radio singer whom Tony's friend Stephen Arden (Ralph Bellamy) takes to see him. It seems Arden thinks that
Jan 1, 1938 Wide
Oct 24, 2006
James P. Burtis
Man at Golf Course
Harry A. Bailey
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Though not one of the best Astaire-Rogers musicals, this screwball comedy has a nice score and Oscar-nominated song by Irving Berlin.
You could probably call Carefree more of a screwball comedy than a typical Astaire-Rogers musical.
It's lower rung Fred and Ginger, but it's still Fred and Ginger.
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