Exciting and insistently engaging melodrama with a light touch that lifts it out of the stencil class. While theatricalizing to an extent, the newspaper atmosphere is exceptionally restrained and…
In clinging to a tale of logical sequence, without the expected interpolations or detached incidents, Chaplin's Circus for speed, gags and laughs has not been equalled on the sheet. But it's very…
Barry Conners' stage play has been converted with liberal licenses into a dandy laugh picture. Marion Davies does some really great comedy work.
That Basil Dean's name is attached to The Constant Nym; Camera and Gainsborough as the producing firm cannot alter the facts. The English are so slow in their picture making. No lighting, no…
This jazz epic [from Josephine Lovett's newspaper serial] follows the title, is sumptuously mounted, gets plenty of playing from three girls and is sufficiently physically teasing.
Use of added sound makes Abie a different matter. Most of the serious religious material is eliminated and the story treatment greatly lightened. Accompanying score is skillfully done, an…
The story (from the play by Jane Cowl and Jane Murfin, adapted by Willis Goldbeck) has elements recalling Wings in the air and Seventh Heaven in the closing scenes of the romantic portion. The…
Many elements combine to give The Patriot a valid claim to greatness. The magnificent performance of Emil Jannings as the mad Czar Paul alone. Besides Jannings the production has a whole array of…
Good laugh picture with Buster Keaton. The same old stencil about a boob that does everything wrong and cashes in finally through sheer accident.
Sergei Eisenstein's classic evocation of the Bolshevik Revolution, October is epic filmmaking that shows Eisenstein's strengths and weaknesses. Eisenstein himself considered October a failure, and…
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