First give Paramount extreme credit for reproducing Animal Crackers intact from the stage [musical written by George S. Kaufman, Morrie Ryskind, Harry Ruby and Bert Kalmar], without too much of the…
This ornate operetta, a pageant of bright fabrics, big sets and milling mobs, is founded upon If I Were King, a story [by Justin Huntly McCarthy] which has been done three or four times earlier in…
Dawn Patrol finds well-bred English gentlemen running up against the grim realities of war and always remaining true to the best Oxford traditions.
The old-fashioned artifices of the [original 1899 novel The Amateur Cracksman by E.W. Hornung and its subsequent dramatization] are incidental. The essence of its interest is a rascal so captivating…
Story and characters are built up with uncanny shrewdness. It opens in Shanghai with a shore party of American gobs going whoopee in an enormous establishment of entertainment of various kinds…
Feet First is full of Harold Lloyd gags, stunts and tricks, all in a comedy vein, as always. Dialog is the same way.
Abraham Lincoln is a startlingly superlative accomplishment. Next to the direction by D.W. Griffith, with only a tiny margin separating, is Walter Huston's Abraham Lincoln. Young, aging and aged…
Most of the action centers in South America in a setting of rich Spanish ancestral life. The turn the story [based on A Double-Dyed Deceiver by O. Henry] takes is a wide one after the first reel…
Splendid English version of a German original [released earlier the same year]. It's Emil Jannings' first talker with his name over the title and Marlene Dietrich's underneath.
Marie Prevost is the pip party eyeful of joy. She is classified as 'A' and 'popular' on her index card, with her party salary $100 nightly. Playing the party route shows on Prevost. She has a…
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