Gold Diggers of 1933 Reviews

September 26, 2015
The Depression as a period of artists in suspension, Busby Berkeley to the rescue
January 27, 2014
The movie thrives and survives on Berkeley's genius; for all his spectacular theatrical flair, he's a sociobiologist in rhythm.
March 18, 2012
A seminal, vastly entertaining musical of the early Depression era and a showcase of the eccentric genius of Busby Berkeley in highlights like "We're in the Money."
March 17, 2006
Busby Berkeley's imaginatively-staged numbers steal the show; fun to watch, even today.
December 2, 2005
Deliciously maddening extravaganza Depression-era Broadway musical.
November 24, 2004
November 12, 2004
October 30, 2004
We're still in the money watching this Depression era classic.
December 11, 2002
A fabulously fast-paced cynical comedy in which the straight parts of the movie are -- for a change -- nearly the equal in quality to the musical numbers.
January 1, 2000