Getting Gertie's Garter (1945) - Rotten Tomatoes

Getting Gertie's Garter (1945)




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In this film, Dennis O'Keefe, newly married to lovely Sheila Ryan, is in a jam. O'Keefe's former girlfriend, exotic dancer Marie McDonald, has in her possession an expensive, jeweled garter given to her by O'Keefe in his bachelor days. Unfortunately, McDonald intends to show the garter to O'Keefe's suspicious wife.


J. Carroll Naish
as Charles, the Butler
Vera Marshe
as Anna, the Maid
Don Beddoe
as Clancy
Frank Fenton
as Winters
Richard LeGrand
as Dr. Clark
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Critic Reviews for Getting Gertie's Garter

All Critics (7)

A grand masquerade headed by a man who was there at the beginning of the movies and always knew how to leave 'em wanting more.

April 28, 2021 | Full Review…

Getting Gertie's Garter is another product of that school of cinema thinking which holds that a bludgeon is more effective than a rapier.

January 27, 2020 | Full Review…

Classic screwballl comedy

September 18, 2004 | Rating: 5/5

Classic bedroom farce

July 30, 2002 | Rating: 4/5

A trip back to a sillier era.

May 1, 2001 | Rating: 68/100

Audience Reviews for Getting Gertie's Garter


Cute knockabout comedy makes little sense but is expertly played and light as the air.

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