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Flying Down to Rio

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Flying Down to Rio

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
89 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/29/33
performer:
Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Dolores del Rio
director:
Thornton Freeland
genre:
musical

We gave it a B

In their first big-screen pairing, fourth-billed Ginger and fifth-billed Fred play second banana to a bandleader and his Latina love in Flying Down to Rio, a nutty entry that springs alive for ”The Carioca,” possibly the duo’s sexiest dance.