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24 Ratings

Bed of Roses

Directed by Gregory La Cava
United States, 1933
Drama, Romance, Comedy


A girl from the wrong side of the tracks is torn between true love and a life of sin.

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Bed of Roses Directed by Gregory La Cava

Critics reviews

La Cava, working with a story by Wanda Tuchock, keeps the action darting briskly through a wide range of social settings, from palatial penthouses to dusty attics—but the light-toned swings in fortune pivot on the dark secret of Lorry’s past. Like a novelist, La Cava deftly unfolds, as if in a single breath, a sardonic panorama of American hustle.
May 11, 2015
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All up, it’s modest but quite affecting – although it becomes strangely disjointed and anti-climactic in the last twenty minutes.
February 01, 1996
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