Angels over Broadway
Angels over Broadway (1940)

In the Ben Hecht-scripted Angels over Broadway. Douglas Fairbanks Jr. plays a poker hustler working in cahoots with good-time girl Rita Hayworth. Alcoholic playwright Thomas Mitchell, having saved embezzler John Qualen from suicide, decides… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1940
DVD Release Date: August 20, 2002
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

Featuring Rita Hayworth (before she became a star), this mildly amusing if verbose comedy is co-directed by Lee Garmes and Ben Hecht, better known as a writer (Hitchcock's Notorious).

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Dennis Schwartz
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What turned me off was that the downbeat tone never changed for me even as it piled on all its moral lessons.

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