Idiot's Delight
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Idiot's Delight
Robert E. Sherwood's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Idiot's Delight starred Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne on Broadway. Set in a lavish alpine hotel bordering an Italian air base, the story throws together several disparate people, each in his or her own way affected by the World War that threatens to erupt at a moment's notice. The only person who doesn't seem to have a political or economic stake in world affairs is Harry Van, a two-bit American entertainer who is stranded in the hotel with his travelling all-girl troupe, "Les Blondes." Harry is convinced that the… More
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"WWII + Gable+ Gable singing! Add Norma Shearer for more MGM star power."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"An unfulfilling adaptation of Robert E. Sherwood's Pulitzer Prize-winning play."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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