Trouble in Paradise

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Trouble in Paradise Review


Cute and quaint, perfectly befitting Trouble in Paradise's 1932 origins. Ernst Lubitsch directs this little number about a conman and con-woman who together decide to swindle a wealthy woman out of her birthright. Man falls for the lady, though... will he be able to go through with it all? Well, that wouldn't be very warmhearted, would it? Seventy years later, the movie suffers from a massive number of jokes that no longer work. A couple of visual gags are still on target and the acting is swell, but on the whole the story is too simple, too flat, and too uninteresting to stand the test of time.


Trouble in Paradise

Facts and Figures

Run time: 83 mins

In Theaters: Friday 21st October 1932

Production compaines: Paramount Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Fresh: 21 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 8.2 / 10

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Starring: as Lily, as Mariette Colet, as Gaton Monescu, as Major, as François Filiba, C. Aubrey Smith as Adolphe J. Giron, Robert Greig as Jacques, Mariette's Butler, Leonid Kinskey as The Communist, George Humbert as Waiter

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