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Title: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: titoli on May 14, 2009, 02:06:45 PM

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026073/


Faultless comedy. 8\10



Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: Dust Devil on March 11, 2011, 12:20:56 PM
I don't think this is something I'll like but I'll watch it anyway.


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: titoli on March 11, 2011, 06:21:06 PM
When? And why?


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: The Firecracker on March 12, 2011, 12:29:05 AM
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026073/


Faultless comedy. 8\10



If it's "faultless" shouldn't it be a 10/10? 8)


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: Dust Devil on March 12, 2011, 02:32:06 AM
This actually wasn't bad, it was pretty entertaining, especially for such an old movie. A solid effort form the then 30 years old George Stevens, with a very cute Barbara Stanwyck giving her best, and also a solid supporting cast. The story is fragmented too much (a fairly standard movie-fault at the time), but the humor is decently witty and dry and not overblown as they started doing later (the initial 15 minutes or so are top-notch).


(somewhere slightly above a) 7/10


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: Dust Devil on March 12, 2011, 02:33:41 AM
When?

Today.

And why?

Because it's on the telly. If not I'd feel bad later.


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: titoli on March 12, 2011, 09:58:50 AM
If it's "faultless" shouldn't it be a 10/10? 8)

It may be faultless as a comedy and not as a movie.


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: titoli on March 12, 2011, 04:34:54 PM
Because it's on the telly. If not I'd feel bad later.

You'd feel bad because you'd lose a movie I gave a 8\10?


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: Dust Devil on March 13, 2011, 12:28:35 AM
You'd feel bad because you'd lose a movie I gave a 8\10?

Well, sorta...

... but mostly because I've never seen it before (and don't own a copy). ;)


Title: Re: Annie Oakley (1935)
Post by: The Firecracker on March 13, 2011, 01:02:19 AM
It may be faultless as a comedy and not as a movie.


Good point.