Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. (1946) - Rotten Tomatoes

Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. (1946)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. Photos

Movie Info

Gertie flees New York City, running from an old boyfriend, and finds herself on the island of Trinidad.


Francine Everett
as Gertie La Rue
Don Wilson
as Diamond Joe
Alfred Hawkins
as Jonathan Christian
David Boykin
as Ezra Crumm
Katherine Moore
as Stella Van Johnson
Inez Newell
as Mama Bridges
View All

Critic Reviews for Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A.

All Critics (3)

Gertie gave [Francine Everett] the opportunity to play a glamorous, sexy black woman never seen in Hollywood pictures.

February 14, 2017 | Full Review…

t's a low-budget b/w race film directed with much skill by African-American director Spencer Williams.

August 4, 2016 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

One of the more memorable "race" films, thanks in large part to the glorious Francine Everett.

October 24, 2008 | Rating: 3/5

Audience Reviews

There are no featured reviews for Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. at this time.

Dirty Gertie from Harlem U.S.A. Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features