Rhapsody in Blue
Rhapsody in Blue (2001)

There's slightly more fancy than fact in this lavish film biography of legendary American composer George Gershwin, but oh! That music! Director Irving Rapper had wanted Tyrone Power to play Gershwin, but Power was still serving in the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 2001
DVD Release Date: July 24, 1991
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy

The music is glorious, but the biopic is pedestrian and fictionlaized to a fault, and Robert Alda as the genius George Gerhsiwn is too bland

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Dennis Schwartz
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It's the usual inaccurate Hollywood biopic.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Typical Hollywoodized biopic with some amazing moments.

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jay nixon
Worthless as biography but what great music and Alexis Smith is always worth watching.