Morocco
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Like so many campaigners before him, Gary Cooper joins the Foreign Legion to "forget." At a smoky cabaret in Morocco, Cooper meets café entertainer Marlene Dietrich (making her American film debut). A woman with a very checkered past, Dietrich toys with the callow Cooper, but eventually falls hopelessly in love with him, even to the extent of throwing over wealthy Adolphe Menjou. The now-famous final image of Morocco finds la Dietrich, decked out in her cabaret finery and wearing high heels, heading after Cooper's regiment across the desert with the rest of the "camp… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Watching Dietrich occupy cinematic space is one of the most intoxicating experiences that movies afford."
‑ Richard T. Jameson, Parallax View
"Essential Sternberg."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Over the years, Marlene Dietrich's androgyny (kissing a woman on the mouth) and the last, campy image, in which she removes her high-heel shoes and follows Gary Cooper into the desert, have received more critical attention than any other aspect."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Enjoyable as lightweight entertainment."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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