Magic Town
Magic Town (1947)

With Robert Riskin as screenwriter, director William Wellman proved in Magic Town that it was possible to make a Frank Capra-esque picture without Capra himself at the helm. James Stewart plays Rip Smith, a cynical pollster who comes across… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 7, 1947
DVD Release Date: April 22, 2013
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A dated satire on pollsters, that lacks an edge.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Interesting comedy take on radio giveaway shows.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Miscast director bogged in a sappy movie.

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Great cast giving excellent performances, fine director. script written by a top flight screenwriter but something is missing and this falls rather flat. Jane… More