MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 84,596 this week

Miss Bluebeard (1925)

6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 23 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(play), (play), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 268 titles
created 06 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 2115 titles
created 23 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 9883 titles
created 8 months ago
 
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Miss Bluebeard" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Miss Bluebeard (1925)

Miss Bluebeard (1925) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Miss Bluebeard.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Colette Girard
Robert Frazer ...
Larry Charters
Kenneth MacKenna ...
Bob Hawley
Raymond Griffith ...
The Honorable Bertie Bird
Martha O'Dwyer ...
Lulu (as Martha Madison)
Diana Kane ...
Gloria Harding
Lawrence D'Orsay ...
Colonel Harding
Florence Billings ...
Eva
Ivan F. Simpson ...
Bounds (as Ivan Simpson)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

farce | based on play

Genres:

Romance | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

26 January 1925 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La señorita Barba Azul  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Her Wedding Night (1930) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Oo-la-la, Bebe!
6 March 2002 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

During the twenties, Paramount made a lot of sophisticated comedies, which meant people, supposedly living in Europe in varying states of undress, coming to no good. This would prove that Middle America knew how to live. Many of them, alas, were not particularly funny. Except for Raymond Griffith, this is one of them.

Bebe Daniels is talented and gorgeous, but this movie is largely a series of of title cards... about the equivalent of reading a tersely-written play with a lot of photos from the New York production, which opened and closed in one night. However, when Raymond Griffith walks in, everything busts loose. The men are staring moony-eyed at the talented Miss Daniels -- we know she is talented, because we've seen her shine in Harold Lloyd comedies and in 42ND STREET -- as Raymond Griffith tries, unsuccessfully, to take a nap. He tries to get to bed -- only to find Bebe Daniels in bed with him, whereupon everyone rushes in to find her hiding under the bed and him cowering under the blankets. He wanders about in pajamas and a top hat. He collapses under the weight of fainting fiancées. Raymond Griffith is alive in this movie, while everyone else is, at best, posing. He is the one pleasure in this cardboard cutout of a movie and makes it worth seeing. If you are fanatic about seeing everything surviving with Mr. Griffith in in -- and his performance here, as in the handful of his starring Paramount vehicles that survive have made me anxious to -- then you'll want to see this, at least once. The rest of the movie, however, will stop you from seeing it again.

If you want to see a sharply-turned farce with plenty of slamming doors, go see Peter Bogdanovitch's movie version of NOISES OFF! or one of Charley Chase's brilliantly-timed silent shorts. If you want to see Mr. Griffith to advantage, track down a copy of HANDS UP! And do look for Miss Daniels with Harold Lloyd. Despite the evidence of MISS BLUEBEARD, she really can be funny.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Miss Bluebeard (1925) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?