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A legendary film, difficult to see until now, and worth watching for many reasons: it’s adapted from the Kaufman and Ferber Broadway hit from 1927 and is based on the Barrymores; it makes one understand why Ina Claire was a Broadway superstar and then considered without equal in light comedy, something heretofore hard for me to grasp having seen her only in supporting parts, even when she’s been very good in them, like in… 483 more words
Pinky’s not a familiar story to those of us who didn’t live through the Jim Crow era.
This film follows the title character as she returns home to rural Alabama after several years at nursing school in Boston. 907 more words