The Good Fairy
The Good Fairy (1935)

Margaret Sullavan graduates from a girl's orphanage to an usherette's job at a Budapest movie theatre. Bibulous millionaire Frank Morgan makes a play for Margaret, but she keeps him at arm's length by picking a name from the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 5, 2002
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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Sturges' gift for blending the sophisticated with the simple, the cynical with the sentimental has rarely been better evidenced than it is here.

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Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks

This strange, uncertain film doesn't augur or embody Wyler's subsequent trademarks so much as it calls them into relief through their very absence.

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Fernando F. Croce


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TV Guide's Movie Guide

Morgan steals the show as the millionaire, and the rest of the cast performs with vigor.

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Stella Dallas
ridiculously charming early wyler screwball with a cracking script by preston sturges. margaret sullavan never looked more adorable than here. playing an… More