The Gay Divorcee
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One of the finest Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals ever made, this film stars Rogers as a woman seeking a divorce. She travels to an English seaside resort, pursued by the love-stricken Astaire, whom she mistakes for the hired correspondent in her divorce case.
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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"The Gay Divorcee offers a terrific mix of wit, humor, and, of course, song-and-dance."
‑ Gabe Leibowitz, Film and Felt
"As far as musical comedies go, this one wasn't musical enough."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
"The second, charming teaming of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, probably his best dancing partner"
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"Just fast forward to the dance numbers and you'll be in heaven."
‑ Nell Minow, Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
"Aimed at cheering up a Depression audience--which it does do with animated song and dance numbers."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Not the best Fred and Ginger film, but not far from it. The 17 minute "Continental" is a stunner."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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