Idiot's Delight
Idiot's Delight (1939)

Robert E. Sherwood's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Idiot's Delight starred Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne on Broadway. Set in a lavish alpine hotel bordering an Italian air base, the story throws together several disparate people, each… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 27, 1939
DVD Release Date: March 23, 2009
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Steve Crum

WWII + Gable+ Gable singing! Add Norma Shearer for more MGM star power.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An unfulfilling adaptation of Robert E. Sherwood's Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

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jay nixon
Enjoyable if dated comedy/drama with Norma giving an amusing Garboesque take on her character. Gable's famous performance of Puttin' on the Ritz is… More