The Broadway Melody(1929)HD Closed Captioning
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About the Movie
This is the first musical to win a Best Picture Oscar and often is considered the granddaddy of all MGM musicals. Anita Page and Bessie Love star as two sisters in love with the same man. Year: 1929 Director: Harry Beaumont Starring: Charles King, Anita Page, Bessie Love.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 20
- Fresh: 7
- Rotten: 13
- Average Rating: 5.2/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Rotten: Although the audible devices worked exceedingly well in most instances, it is questionable whether it would not have been wiser to leave some of the voices to the imagination.
Rotten: A tedious musical comedy embedded in a routine story like a fly in celluloid.
Rotten: The Broadway Melody has not stood the test of time in ways that many of its more artistic contemporaries have.
What are people complaining about? This is an absolute classic 20’s talkie movie. Great lines, beautiful deco clothes, and the perfect 20’s storyline… PLLLEEASSE people… get a clew.. go back to your Tom Cruise movies...