She Done Him Wrong
She Done Him Wrong (1933)

"I'm the finest woman who walked the streets," declares bejeweled, hip-swishing Lady Lou (Mae West) at the beginning of She Done Him Wrong. Lou works as a singer at the Gay Nineties saloon of Gus Jordan (Noah Beery Sr.), who… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 22, 2008
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Critic Score: 95% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff
Variety

Director Lowell Sherman turns in a commendable job.

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

Marvellous stuff.

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

It's pretty much a bust.

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

A superior vehicle for Mae West.

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David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Mae West is at her inimitable best, in this risque tale that shot her to stardom.

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

This delightful sex farce, co-starring the young and very handsome Cary Grant, is the only Mae West film to be Oscar-nominated, and it could not have been made a year later due to the restrictions of the Production Code.

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Andre Sennwald
New York Times

Miss West gives a highly amusing performance.

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Felix Gonzalez Jr.
DVD Review

Some of it is creaky, most of the storyline is either confusing or dull, but West is a gas, and her repartee with Grant is still tantalizing.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

West in a repeat performance of her stage role is magnificent.

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More reviews for She Done Him Wrong

Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Kristijonas Fussman
Mae West gives a compelling, albeit wholly unlikable performance as a heartless, wealth-focused man-eater. I've got to say it's one of the least sexy… More
AJ Verser
Personally I don't like West, and I didn't think she and Grant had any chemistry together at all. This movie just doesn't work.
Jim Hunter
A turn-of-the-century singer manipulates various gangland suitors. In an iconic role, Mae West saunters her through this film. She creates an attitude but not… More
Jennifer D
Not as good as "I'm No Angel" and I think I missed some of the story somehow cause I really didn't understand the suicidal girl from the… More
Devon Bott
Mae West stars as Lady Lou, a singer and very popular lady living above a saloon in the 1890s. She's quite the worldly lady when it comes to some things,… More
Mason Williams
Mae West and Cary Grant shine in; "She Done Him Wrong." This film is a very good comedy where Mae West is at her best....the classic trademark… More