Bombshell (Blonde Bombshell)
Bombshell (Blonde Bombshell) (1933)

In this film, Jean Harlow plays a popular movie actress named Lola. Though she seemingly has everything a girl could possibly want, Lola is fed up with her sponging relatives, her "work til you drop" studio, and the nonsensical… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 5, 1990
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

Surprising for something so mean-spirited to have come so early in the Dream Factory's saga of self-loathing, and even more surprising because it seems so heartfelt.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

A wonderful reminder of how great both Tracy and Harlow really were

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Harlow gives a star quality comedy turn that's spoiled only by too much speechifying on her part.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It's all funny and on-target, but most of the satire is -- as you might expect -- not too unkind.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Dated, but Harlow is in her prime.

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Stella Dallas
it's a very pointed satire of the offscreen life of a sex symbol, ostensibly based on the 'it' girl, clara bow, but having much in common with… More
Walter M.
"Bombshell" is a breezy, very funny and unpredictable romp about Lola Burns(Jean Harlow), a popular movie star whose famous image clashes with her… More
nefnie lee
A comedic look that was supposedly inspired by the true life of not only Clara Bow, but Jean Harlow herself. Whether the joke was on her, or she knew it; she… More