I Dood It
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In later years, director Vincente Minnelli would dismiss I Dood It as his worst picture, though a more deserving candidate for that "honor" would be Minnelli's valedictory film A Matter of Time. In this remake of Buster Keaton's Spite Marriage, Red Skelton plays pants-presser Joseph Rivington Reynolds, who develops a crush on glamorous stage star Constance Shaw (Eleanor Powell). "Borrowing" a tuxedo from one of his customers, Joe courts Constance backstage and at a fancy nightclub. Jilted by her fiance, the temperamental Constance marries Joe out of spite, leading… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Poor musical, notable for sequences with Hazel Scott and the cowboy rope dance."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Minnelli's sophomore jinx: an unfunny star vehicle for comedian Red Skelton, with some poorly executed dancing by Eleanor Powell."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A stinker."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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