Belle of the Nineties
Belle of the Nineties (1934)

In this film, Mae West is cast as cabaret entertainer Ruby Carter, plying her trade along the Mississippi. Having no trouble surviving on her own terms in a man's world, Ruby fends off the unwarranted attentions of a steady stream of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1934
DVD Release Date: October 10, 2000
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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a hopelessly forgettable effort that seems to have been assembled around a series of admittedly strong one-liners (ie the story is generic to an almost absurd degree).

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Steve Crum

Creaky and dated, but Mae West and her biting dialogue still sparkle.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Disappointing Mae West vehicle that lacks wit and a good story.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It's fast, fun and funny -- and the best-looking movie Mae West ever made, having the shimmery luster you only saw in Paramount movies.

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