Designing Woman
Designing Woman (1957)

It's the love match of the century. In this corner, ultra-chic fashion designer Lauren Bacall. Her opponent is sloppily dressed sportswriter Gregory Peck. The two meet and amidst their sparring, love blossoms and marriage ensues. This… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 16, 1957
DVD Release Date: February 5, 2002
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Critic Score: 78% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Richard Brody
New Yorker

There's real chemistry between Bacall and Peck, which Minnelli emphasizes in carefully observed intimacies and brusque banter alike.

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Emanuel Levy

This mildley entertaining comedy is a reworking of the superior Stevens' 1942 "Woman of the Year," with Gregory Peck in the Spencer Tracy role and Lauren Bacall in Katharine Hepburn's.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Narrado por quatro de seus personagens, o filme é divertido, conta com ótimas atuações de todos (Peck, em especial) e tem uma seqüência de luta hilária no final.

Fernando F. Croce

A sunny view of artistic self-awareness slicing past gaiety

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

There wasn't much to chew on or laugh about in this stilted comedy.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Bright comedy, but nothing great

Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Comedy full of Minnelli's creative visual style.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Slick but dated sophisticated, romantic comedy

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
This is another silly romantic comedy with nothing new to offer. Peck and Bacall should have passed on this movie.
Byron Brubaker
Rehash of Tracy's and Hepburn's Woman of the Year from 15 years before. Not a bad retelling. There are many funny observations. However, I like the… More
Mason Williams
Designing Woman from 1957 starring the beautiful Lauren Bacall and the great leading man Gregory Peck. I have been wanting to see this film and finally watched… More
Veronique Kwak
if you enjoy sophistication comedy which means comic tales about upper class people like those socialites blended with the elements of screwball comedy, and… More