Theodora Goes Wild
Theodora Goes Wild (1936)

In this film, Irene Dunne plays a prim small town schoolteacher, raised in an oppressive environment by two maiden aunts. Seeking surreptitious adventure, Dunne writes a steamy romance novel in her spare time -- which becomes a scandalous… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 12, 1936
DVD Release Date: February 20, 1996
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Theodora goes silly rather than wild in this outdated look at how they made comedies back then.

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Emanuel Levy

Great screwball comedy about the transformation of a plain and repressed girl (splendidly played by Irene Dunne) into an eccentric and loving woman.

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John Ballantine
A cute film about the impact of the writing of racy novel on a small town and the town's reaction to the surprising author. Little more than cute though.