Red Dust
Red Dust (1932)

In this film, Clark Gable plays the overseer of a rubber plantation, whiling away the hot, lonely nights. Donald Crisp arrives by boat with stranded prostitute Jean Harlow in tow. Gable wants no part of Harlow at first, but Gable and Harlow… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1932
DVD Release Date: October 16, 2012
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Scott Nash
Three Movie Buffs

Gable, Harlow and a Rain Barrel. You don't need anything else.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Everything you don't expect from that most conservative of studios Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It is rough, brief, to the point and gleefully trashy.

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Nell Minow
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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Gable and Harlow sizzle, and she looks great in a barrel.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Great performances from the stars.

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Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films

Red Dust (1932) is the earliest of the Clark Gable/Jean Harlow films. Vantine (Jean Harlow), an earthy, sexy, wise-cracking, platinum blonde prostitute,

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Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Veronique Kwak
if you could tolerate sexism and racism without taking them into account too seriously, you might emancipate yourself to indulge in the gable-harlow "red… More
Antonius Block
I should warn you up front that to like this movie, you'll have to overlook some serious racism, both in the horribly stereotypical portrayal of an Asian… More
jay nixon
jean and clark have a great time here and so do you.
monty hawes
A dynamite movie involving three screen legends: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, and Mary Astor. Gable is Denny Carson, who runs a rubber plantation in Indo-China… More
Walter M.
In "Red Dust," Dennis Carson(Clark Gable) owns a rubber plantation in Vietnam that he runs with his pal McQuarg(Tully Marshall). Along with the usual… More