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Brief Synopsis: "Showman Jerry Travers is working for producer Horace Hardwick in London. Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and the two are immediately attracted to each other. Complications arise when Dale mistakes Jerry for Horace."

Overall Ranking: 872 (Rank from 1935: # 1)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 25%
Regular 75%
Half-Popped 0%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
James Patrick88
David Baruffi80(full review)
Rob from GuysFilmQuest79Comedy: 4
Sex Appeal: 1
Scary: 1
Rewatch: 5
Cinephile Catherine70

People Involved

  • Fred Astaire (Jerry Travers)
  • Ginger Rogers (Dale Tremont)
  • Edward Everett Horton (Horace Hardwick)
  • Erik Rhodes (Alberto Beddini)
  • Eric Blore (Bates)
  • Helen Broderick (Madge Hardwick)
  • Mark Sandrich (Director)