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The Philadelphia Story Reviews

August 3, 2007
Mark Bourne
April 5, 2006
True to form, Warner Home Video's two-disc Special Edition lovingly restores The Philadelphia Story with a great print and a newly remastered transfer.
David Krauss
January 25, 2006
Ivana Redwine
July 14, 2005
Top Critic
Douglas Pratt
Hollywood Reporter
April 21, 2005
The glories of the studio system are on display in the 1940 romantic comedy which features not one, not two, but three of the greatest movie stars who ever lived:
| Original Score: A
Dan Mancini
DVD Verdict
April 18, 2005

DVD Beaver
March 7, 2005
Sarah Chauncey
March 4, 2005
The rare movie that we never tire of watching. This Special Edition DVD deserves a place on your shelf.
| Original Score: 4/4
Brent Simon
Now Playing Magazine
March 3, 2005
The potential outlandishness of the scenario is tempered by topnotch wordplay and, most of all, recognizably human characters and reactions.
Full Review | Original Score: A
Rachel Sexton
March 2, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
March 2, 2005
| Original Score: 4/4
David Annandale
March 2, 2005
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
March 2, 2005 much as one can praise the movie's actors and writers for its success, one must also praise George Cukor. His direction is a model of simplicity and elegance.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
Jeremiah Kipp
Slant Magazine
March 1, 2005
The Philadelphia Story is a seminal pairing of Hepburn and Grant, and the DVD package is appropriately reverent.
November 13, 2004
Christopher Null
April 16, 2004
No self-respecting film snob would speak ill of George Cukor's classic romantic comedy
| Original Score: 4.5/5
Henry G. Belot
Movie Metropolis
April 16, 2002
Christopher G. Hughes
May 12, 2001
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
April 11, 2001
Rick Babcock
DVD Angle
January 1, 2000