Roxie Hart
Roxie Hart (1942)

Based on the play +Chicago, Roxie Hart is a short-but-sweet satire of highly publicized court trials. Ginger Rogers plays showgirl Roxie Hart, whose no-good husband kills a man and insists that Roxie take the blame, since juries seldom send… More

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: April 20, 2004
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Fernando F. Croce

An outstanding gallery of connivers

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Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

I cannot imagine a film as amusing, biting, erudite, witty, and just plain fun as Roxie Hart being made today, and that is a terribly depressing thought.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

The non-musical version of Chicago. It's fun and cynical.

Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

Rogers seemed lost.

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Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

A frequently entertaining precursor of "Chicago" with Rogers at her most charming. Let's just say she gives Renee Zellwegger a run for her money.

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Flixster Audience Score: 55% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
This movie is sensational, funny, and cool. I enjoyed it.
jay nixon
love old movies, love ginger rogers but this movie even if it is the basis for Chicago is flat footed and dull