The Red Shoes (1948)

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Directed By Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Starring Moira Shearer Moira Shearer  •  Anton Walbrook Anton Walbrook  •  Marius Goring Marius Goring  •  Robert Helpmann Robert Helpmann  •  Esmond Knight Esmond Knight Genres Based-on-19th-Century-Literature  •  Dance Film  •  Drama  •  Romance  •  Romantic Drama Studios &
Academy Award Nominated  •  The Criterion Collection  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  Sight & Sound's Greatest Films of All Time Poll  •  Spike Lee's Essential Film List  •  BAFTA Award for Best British Film Nominated  •  Academy Award for Best Production Design Nominated  •  Academy Award for Best Production Design Winning  •  Time Out: London's 100 Best British Films  •  Time Out: New York's 100 Best Movies of All Time
Release Info 1948-09-06T00:00:00Z September 6, 1948
Color  •  133 minutes NR Rated NR
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Comments (4)


nclysander on 7/10/2012 Reply  · 

Moira Shearer and Anton Walbrook starred in this film but aren't credited.

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JC13 on 8/29/2016 Reply  · 

I didn't love the movie, but the sets, costumes, cinematography, and editing are all top notch. There are also a few very good performances.

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hambone88 on 3/14/2020 Reply  · 

The performance of the ballet The Red Shoes in the movie was unbelievable. That stretch of about 10 minutes is some of the best filmmaking I’ve ever seen

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Andrew784 on 7/6/2020 Reply  · 

I just couldnt get into this film. Watched it for historical reasons but noneoftheless this isn't for everyone.

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