So canny are the ingredients that where credulity perhaps rears its practical head, audiences will be carried away by the histrionic illusion, skill and general Hollywood ledgerdemain which so…
Long after audiences will have forgotten what this picture is about, the studio probably will be showing the film as one lesson in what a comedy picture ought to be. It's not the story [by Helen…
Producer Samuel Goldwyn has made a near-literal film translation of Sidney Kingsley's play Dead End, the New York stage success. The Kingsley theme is that tenements breed gangsters, and no one does…
Angel is a rich Hollywood dish that copies foreign recipes. It is Ernest Lubitsch, with Continental delight, tackling a plot to his liking [from a play by Melchior Lengyel] in a far more serious…
Shirley Temple is growing up to be a big little girl. The dimple in the cheek is still there but those knees are losing their contour.
Considering its only moderate success as a legit show [by Edward Hope, from the novel by Stanley J. Weyman] and that it may be automatically and erroneously tabbed as a costume production, Under the…
Here is the life of Jim Fisk, Wall Street operator of the 1880's, told in ragtime. It's absurd biography but good entertainment despite its inanities, extravagances and exaggerations.
Turned out on a broad canvas, The Hurricane is a scenically pretentious and colorful spectacle which has as its climax a hurricane sequence that is compellingly realistic. The authors of the novel…
Souls at Sea is a good picture, second in the cycle of slave-ship films.
Of a dramatic texture which never was too strong even in the theatre, Quality Street is a theatrical memory involving Maude Adams in a J.M. Barrie piece. It was not rated among her best. Incredibly…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%