Angel
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Angel
Generally considered one of director Ernst Lubitsch's lesser works, Angel stars Marlene Dietrich as Maria, the neglected wife of Sir Frederick Barker (Herbert Marshall), a British diplomat who travels often and seems little concerned with his spouse. Maria has nearly reached her breaking point when she travels to Paris to visit her old friend Anna Dmitrivena (Laura Hope Crews), a Grand Duchess who also operates an exclusive bordello. While in Paris, Maria meets Anthony Halton (Melvyn Douglas), a visitor from America who seems quite taken with her. While Maria enjoys Anthony's… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This was a disappointing venture for the Dietrich-Lubitsch team, as this slight story provided no sparks for the magic expected."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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