Women in the Wind (1939) - Rotten Tomatoes

Women in the Wind (1939)





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Kay Francis was anxious to complete her Warner Bros. contract when she agreed to appear in this lower-berth drama. Francis plays a financially strapped aviatrix who enters an air race to pay for her brother's operation. Friendly mechanic William Gargan offers to lend Francis his plane, but Gargan's ex-wife Sheila Bromley is also competing in the race. Finally securing an aircraft of her own, Francis goes off into the Wild Blue and wins the prize. The otherwise pedestrian Women in the Wind is given a lift by the sensitive direction of John Farrow, on loan from RKO.


Kay Francis
as Janet Steele
William Gargan
as Ace Boreman
Eve Arden
as Kit Campbell
Sheila Bromley
as Frieda Boreman
Eddie Foy Jr.
as Denny Carson
Vera Lewis
as Farmer's Wife
Sally Sage
as Aviatrixe
Alice Connors
as Aviatrixe
Marian Alden
as Aviatrixe
Iris Gabrielle
as Aviatrixe
Diana Hughes
as Aviatrixe
John Harron
as Process Server
John Ridgely
as Salesman
Nat Carr
as Salesman
Richard Bond
as Salesman
Jack Mower
as Salesman
Frank Mayo
as Salesman
Steve Darrell
as Photographer
David Kerman
as Photographer
Emmett Vogan
as Radio Announcer
Frank Faylen
as Mechanic
Eddie Graham
as Microphone Man
Milton Kibbee
as Bartender
Gordon Hart
as Air Races Official
Wilfred Lucas
as Official
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Strictly B stuff with Kay sliding fast down the Hollywood ladder. You know it's bad when the essence of sophistication and elegance is dressed in clothes straight off the rack that don't even look fit for housework. Gargan gives his customary bland performance and Eve Arden while never dull is wasted in a throwaway part.

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