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Rebound (1931)

Passed  -  Drama  -  18 September 1931 (USA)
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Sara Jaffrey
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Bill Truesdale
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Evie Lawrence
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Liz Crawford
Robert Williams ...
Johnnie Coles
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Louise Closser Hale ...
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Les Crawford
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Gaston
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The preview time of 75 minutes was reported by the Motion Picture Herald in its issue of 13 June 1931, so that it is possible that footage was added before the general release. In any case, RKO lost $215,000 on the film. See more »

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There's No Use Trying to Give Me the Air
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Played on piano and sung by Myrna Loy
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Ina Claire Is A Revelatiuon
2 October 2004 | by (NY, NY) – See all my reviews

The movie itself is stagy and stuffy. But Ina Claire is brilliant. Her performance defines a manner of acting that dominated comedies through the 1960s.

It is easiest, perhaps, to see Connate Bennett as someone in her mold. Irene Dunne was too, and it's interesting to note that Claire made a silent version of "The Awful Truth."

Others who seem to have either imitated or been directed to emulate her include Margaret Sullavan, Alice Brady, Eve Arden, and even Arlene Francis (the only salvation of the dreadful "One, Two, Three.")

Myrna Loy is saucy as the other woman but Claire dominates the proceedings.


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