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Girls About Town

1931

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  • The heedless momentum of the initial scenes had me convinced this was Preston Sturges level (an early montage—all popping champagne corks, laughs, and tears—is astonishingly direct about the emotional toll of a night on the town). Ultimately it's only an extremely well-done programmer in which Pre-Code naughtiness is plentiful and Cukor's genius ability with actors finally seems melded to an expressive visual sensibility.