Flying Down to Rio Reviews

July 23, 2019
The interest here isn't in the ensemble work-naturally a dancer hasn't much to contribute when she is fastened by both feet to the floor- but in seeing several dozen Hollywood extra girls hanging upside down over the bay of Rio.
June 11, 2019
Chiefly noteworthy for the presence of the excessively nimble and limp-jointed Fred Astaire, Flying Down to Rio is, by and large, a laborious musical film, in which the one funny line is lifted bodily from a current dirty joke.
December 3, 2009
A quintessential piece of Thirties musical kookiness right out of Man Ray
March 8, 2008
Notable musical for first pairing of Astaire and Rogers.
June 2, 2006
An OK musical that really sparkles when Fred and Ginger dance together for the first time.
June 29, 2005
July 16, 2003
Charming, somewhat, quaint, endlessly clever movie that introduced Fred and Ginger to the world.