Calamity Jane
Calamity Jane (1953)

In this film, Doris Day stars as Calamity Jane, a rootin', tootin', shootin' hoyden in the western town of Deadwood. Jane promises the citizens of Deadwood that she can persuade classy Chicago stage star Adelaide Adams to… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: April 30, 2002
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67%
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88%



Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Neither great, nor perhaps even very good, the film remains a charming artifact.

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Poorly directed by David Butler, this musical version of Annie Get Your Gun, features the popular Oscar-winning song, Secret Love, sung by Doris Day.

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Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Fun, snappy Warner musical with colorful Day and Keel.

Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

so removed from even the most imperceptable nod toward reality that even a history know-nothing like myself found its liberties on the distasteful side

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A modest studio-set musical Western.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

An OK musical, derivative of Annie Get Your Gun, which is 100 times better.

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Flixster Audience Score: 88% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
rootin tootin and rambunctious
xGary Xx
Doris Day wheels out Que Sera yet again in a comic western that will appeal to fans of romantic musicals. Of which I am not one.
Sarah Burton
Doris Day is on a role with this role. The songs, oh the songs. Howard Keel... The old west. The humour. The fun. The action. Oh how I love this film!