Flying Down to Rio In their first big-screen pairing, fourth-billed Ginger and fifth-billed Fred play second banana to a bandleader and his Latina love in Flying Down to Rio… Flying Down to Rio In their first big-screen pairing, fourth-billed Ginger and fifth-billed Fred play second banana to a bandleader and his Latina love in Flying Down to Rio…
DVD Review

Flying Down to Rio (2006)

EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Oct 24, 2006; DVD Release Date: Oct 24, 2006; Movie Rated: Unrated; Genre: Musical; With: Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers

In their first big-screen pairing, fourth-billed Ginger and fifth-billed Fred play second banana to a bandleader and his Latina love in Flying Down to Rio, a nutty entry that springs alive for ''The Carioca,'' possibly the duo's sexiest dance.

Originally posted Nov 03, 2006 Published in issue #906 Nov 10, 2006 Order article reprints