Forbidden (1932)

In this romance a school marm takes a cruise and falls for an unobtainable man, a district attorney married to a crippled woman.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 15, 1932
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David Jenkins
Time Out

The vitriol and hurt coursing through this prickly, scandalous pre-code melodrama from 1932 may wrong-foot those who had director Frank Capra pegged as head cheerleader for good ol' American democracy and cheery, affirmative humanist values.

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Stephen Hughes
Radio Times

This is sadly disappointing stuff from such masters of their craft.

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Philip Kemp
Total Film

Well before the end the whole thing collapses into rip-roaring melodrama.

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jay nixon
Overblown meller that Missy Stanwyck makes worth watching, as she always did.