100 Men and a Girl
100 Men and a Girl (1937)

In this film, the girl is teenaged singing sensation Deanna Durbin; the 100 men are out-of-work musicians, all living in the same rooming house. Still in her "little miss fix-it" stage, Durbin connives to help the musicians crack… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 5, 1937
DVD Release Date: January 17, 1995
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

Universal survived the Depression thanks to Boris Karloff and Deanna Durbin, the latter horror being a reedy-voiced child star who infected a number of late 30s musicals before creeping puberty ended her career. This is one of her more tolerable vehicles.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

The film doesn't pack any surprises, but ... there's sometimes a happy reassurance that comes from watching a movie you know won't surprise you.

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Music by Mozart, Verdi and others, plus songs sung by the youthful Deanna, fill a brisk and rather charming 85 minutes.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Ever so cloying as it serves up dollops of sweetness, but it's entertaining, satisfyingly fairy tale-like and put over with much skill.

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TV Guide

There are many child stars who have been horrors to work with, but that was not the case with Deanna Durbin, who was surely one of the most agreeable tykes ever to don greasepaint.

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Emanuel Levy

Deanna Durbin's most popular film, which stars conductor Leopold Stokowski, was nominated for five Oscars, including Best Picture.

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
John Ballantine
It was probably very cute back in the 30s but now it comes across as being a bit dated. For those who want a bit of sentiment and not a heck of a lot of… More