Lady of Burlesque Reviews

March 26, 2009
Gallant trouping by Barbara Stanwyck, colorful background provided by Stromberg, and speedy direction by William Wellman, carry picture through for good entertainment for general audiences.
August 8, 2006
Nothing more than a mystery melodrama with a backstage setting. Not a good mystery exercise either.
February 9, 2006
Although a stream of hard-boiled wisecracks keeps things amusing, the plot gets tied up in the usual dreary whodunit business of providing motives for all and sundry.
January 1, 2000
It isn't without some zip, though you have to wonder why the producers bothered when the censors demanded that the dancers be shown only from the neck up.