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Holiday Inn Reviews

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December 12, 2014
Between the toe twinkling and ivory tickling it's still a comfortable, cosy way to pass an afternoon.
| Original Score: 3/5
December 4, 2013
Although all the holiday's are covered, this is really a Christmas movie at heart. Overshadowed by its more famous (and overrated) remake, Holiday Inn deserves more credit than it gets.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
December 4, 2013
This classic musical paired Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire for the first time.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
June 4, 2012
One of Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire's most enjoyable and most commercially popular musicals, featuring Irving Berlin's iconic, Oscar-winning ballad, White Christmas.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
January 2, 2011
Classic musical with some controversial material.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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December 5, 2008
Crosby's easy, casual banter is just the right foil for Astaire's precision acrobatics, his wry, offbeat humor.
December 5, 2008
Not the best film for either of the film's stars, but Astaire proves that he can dance even without Ginger.
November 27, 2007
The film's highlight is a bang-up July 4th 'Let's Say It with Firecrackers' that finds Astaire in fine form.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
November 27, 2007
Loaded with a wealth of songs, it's meaty, not too kaleidoscopic and yet closely knit for a compact 100 minutes of tiptop filmusical entertainment.
August 8, 2006
Holiday Inn offers a reason for celebration not printed in red ink on the calendar.
June 24, 2006
The Irving Berlin score, including 'Easter Parade' and 'Let's Say It with Firecrackers' (which gives Fred his best moment) makes up for the thin story.
October 25, 2004
Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire. Want more? Stir in the first singing of Irving Berlin's 'White Christmas' and 'Happy Holidays.'
Read More | Original Score: A
December 26, 2003
True to type, Crosby plays nice and Astaire shallow… The story writes itself, careful never to get in the way of big production numbers for every holiday on the calendar.
Full Review | Original Score: B
December 8, 2002
Call it old-fashioned or old Hollywood fluff, Holiday Inn is a sweet, pleasant slice of another time in pop entertainment.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 26, 2002
Great songs and stars and a pretty good script, too
| Original Score: 4/5
August 22, 2002
One of Astaire's low points, but with a sensational 4th of July dance number.
Read More | Original Score: 3/5
April 18, 2001
Despite not being the success it could have been, this can still inspire a festive glow.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Holiday Inn, is, of course, filled with the kind of pretty Christmas songs and picture-postcard scenes of snow and horse-drawn sleighs that make for beloved holiday movies. But there's also some darkness lurking here.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
January 29, 2005
| Original Score: 5/5
March 30, 2004
| Original Score: 3/5
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