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One Hour With You

Tweet Review by Dean Duncan Jul 28, 2015 @deanduncan63

Saw Ernst Lubtisch’s #OneHourwithYou. It’s an early sound remake of his previous The Marriage Circle. Compare, contrast, …

… then don’t bother to pick a winner. How great, how instructive to luxuriate in the bounty of two overly neglected periods in film history!

#OneHourwithYou. Lots of Lubitsch or pre-Code stuff you could discuss. Let’s skip it. Can I just call your attention to the opening number, …

… sung by M. Chevalier. Did you ever? I commend it to your attention as the rare, full, frank, joyful celebration of marital sexuality that it is.