"This campy, over-the-top two-reeler bears some expected hallmarks; exaggerated acting, a tired series of plot twists and an overly dramatic love square(?) with no known benefactor at the end of it all. But it’s this intentional buffoonery that makes it a delightfully silly short which is an actual joy to watch..."
"Miss Swanson stands before us now, not the ageing Norma Desmond, but the Mesopotamian goddess of 'Male and Female' forced to yield willingly to a strident Babylonian king named Hollywood or face being eaten alive by the ravenous Lions of Ishtar. She removed her hand from the outstretched one of a male dominated world and marched willingly toward the black gate of uncertainty and the world sank its teeth into her..."