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Review: 'The 39 Steps'

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Gaumont has a zippy, punchy, romantic melodrama in The 39 Steps. Story is by John Buchan. It's melodrama and at times far-fetched and improbable, but the story twists and spins artfully from one…

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Review: 'Page Miss Glory'

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Same deficiency as in the play [by Joseph Schrank and Philip Dunning] occurs - the obvious. The farcical situations telegraph each ensuing denouement yards ahead. But the same fast and furious tempo…

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Review: 'Mad Love'

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This is not a new or original story for the screen, but it is ideal starring material for Peter Lorre, making his first appearance in a Hollywood-milled product. Ideal as this French-written novel…

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Review: 'Escapade'

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Escapade, besides being deft and amusing light comedy, is notable as the film introducing Luise Rainer to American audiences. Myrna Loy was originally slated for the part, but walked out. Rainer, the…

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Review: 'The Scoundrel'

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The film is something of an audible novel. Beaucoup dialog and much palaver, with a minimum of action. It's a talky, slow exposition for the first three reels or so, all tending to indicate what a…

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Review: 'The Informer'

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The Informer is forcefully and intelligently written, directed and acted. Story [by Liam O'Flaherty] deals with the Irish rebellion against British authority prior to 1922, when the Irish Free…

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  1. 1

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    Daily Gross:$4.2M

    Cume to07.21.14: $143.4M

    Dawn of The Planet of The Apes

    1
    Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
  2. 2

    The Purge: Anarchy

    Daily Gross:$3.3M

    Cume to07.21.14: $33.1M

    The Purge: Anarchy

    2
    Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
  3. 3

    Planes: Fire and Rescue

    Daily Gross:$1.9M

    Cume to07.21.14: $19.4M

    Planes: Fire and Rescue

    3
    Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%

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