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Kiki (1931)

 |  Musical  |  14 March 1931 (USA)
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Kiki
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Victor Randall
Joseph Cawthorn ...
Alfred Rapp
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Paulette Vaile
Phil Tead ...
Eddie
Fred Walton ...
Bunson
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Dr. Smiley
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One glorious scene
20 August 2008 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This is so like Mary Pickford.

Even in one her apparently not so good movies she deposits a number of special moments and some in this movie are totally enjoyable.

The long dance scene is wonderfully choreographed and hilarious, I had to keep watching it over and over.

People often forget that in the earliest talkies actors were hamstrung by the positioning and quality of microphones. It took them a while to work it out and for actors to work out how to free themselves up again.

This is by no means a bad movie. An enjoyable movie with some special moments and also great to see a different Pickford.

Pickford only made one more movie, mostly because external events and pressures were over taking her life. If only Fairbanks could have stayed true to Mary - we may have got a whole bunch of Mary Pickford movies and in a new genre.


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