Carefree (1938)

When a man decides to take his indecisive girlfriend to his psychiatrist friend to get help with their relationship, she falls for the doctor. Although the doctor gives her hypnotic suggestions to convince her that she is really in love… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1938
DVD Release Date: October 24, 2006
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W. Stephen Gilbert
Time Out

Not quite as unrelievedly marvellous as the earlier films

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The story is slight and the comedy never quite jells.

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Josh Larsen

Shtick crept its way into the Fred Astaire-Ginger Rogers dynamic with this later collaboration.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

You could probably call Carefree more of a screwball comedy than a typical Astaire-Rogers musical.

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Emanuel Levy

Though not one of the best Astaire-Rogers musicals, this screwball comedy has a nice score and Oscar-nominated song by Irving Berlin.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It's lower rung Fred and Ginger, but it's still Fred and Ginger.

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Stella Dallas
an odd entry in astaire/rogers filmography with only four dance numbers. ginger's shooting spree is pretty frightening!
Aj V
A very funny dance/musical movie with Fred and Ginger. I really like the story.
Lanning : )
Never saw this before. Why? No idea. I'm a Turner fanatic, for one. Is this the first time they've shown this? <p>Whatever, I'm glad I… More