You Were Never Lovelier
You Were Never Lovelier (1942)

The second and last of the Fred Astaire-Rita Hayworth vehicles, You Were Never Lovelier takes place in Argentina (courtesy of the Columbia Pictures art-direction department). Fred plays an American dancer whose fondness for betting on horse… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1942
DVD Release Date: May 25, 2004
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Emanuel Levy

Rita Hayworth proves to be a good partner for Fred Asatire in this enjoyable, Oscar-nominated musical, with good songs and numbers (Dearly Beloved by Jerome Kern).

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Hayworth is no Rogers, but she makes a lovely partner anyway.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A good Astaire romantic musical after life with Ginger, with a beautiful 24-year-old Rita Hayworth as Ginger's replacement.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Good, but not quite great Astaire vehicle.

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Mason Williams
"You Were Never Lovelier" from 1042 starring the very taletned dancer Fred Astaire and the beautiful Rita Hayworth. This musical comedy centers in… More
Emily B.
OK, so the plot is kind of meh, but I'll add on an extra half star just for the dancing of Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth. Fred and Rita always struck me… More