Bride Wore Red
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Bride Wore Red
Based on The Bride from Trieste by Ferenc Molnar, The Bride Wore Red stars Joan Crawford as the eponymous heroine. A singer in a seedy Budapest dive, Anni (Crawford) is mistaken for a socialite thanks to a practical joke perpetrated by the cynical Count Armalia (George Zucco). Though a bit confused about her new favored status, Anni happily hobnobs with the "best people" on the Tyrol, including handsome Rudi Pal (Robert Young), who falls in love with her. She manages to pull off her charade for two full weeks, at which time the Count callously reveals the truth. Rudi Pal gallantly… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Though not one of her strongest features, it's still worth seeing this melodrama, made by Dorothy Arzner, the only woman director in the studio system, and starring Joan Crawford in one of her typical parts."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Its plot features the stale idea of a woman on the bottom rung trying to climb the social ladder."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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