Roberta (1935)

In this adaptation of Alice Duer Miller's novel Gowns by Roberta, Irene Dunne plays a deposed White Russian princess who has become a famed Parisian couturier. Dunne is the partner of "Roberta," who passes away, leaving her… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: March 8, 1935
DVD Release Date: October 24, 2006
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Josh Larsen

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers are particularly shoved to the side in this outing...

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Weary book, still wonderful score.

Emanuel Levy

Enjoyable if not one of the great Astaire-Rogers musicals, Roberta received nomination for the Best Song Oscar (Lovely to Look At).

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Good Astaire-Rogers musical that suffers slightly from subplot.

Dennis Schwartz
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You have to put up with a plot that's so sticky it doesn't fly.

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Stella Dallas
scott and dunne are nominally the stars here but fred and ginger steal every scene
Lanning : )
What a cast! And, of course, it's Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Irene Dunne as a super bonus as well. Must say this again: Rogers and Astaire are… More