The adventures of the quartet who are lost in the Malayan jungle are episodic and disjointed, running the gamut from stark tragedy to unbelievable farce [from a novel by E. Arnot Robertson].
The theme is by no means new, but the idea is ever popular. Paramount first presented it as a silent back in 1921. In 1926 Helen Hayes and Kenneth MacKenna made a season of the same James M. Barrie…
One Night of Love is basically an operatic film. It's the fact that the film is human, down to earth, that helps most. Even the operatic excerpts have all been carefully picked for popular appeal.
This lavish musical from the British studios is a colorful, extravagant costume film that makes its bid for attention purely on an extravaganza platform, and makes the grade. It is, compared to…
The greatest trouble with Scarlet Empress is, at the same time, its greatest weakness. Josef von Sternberg becomes so enamoured of the pomp and flash values that he subjugates everything else to…
Any ordinary film, when loaded with the handicaps piled on Les Miserables, would stagger and drop with a resounding flop. Holding it all together is the thespic strength of the great Harry Baur, who…
Monte Cristo is a near-perfect blend of thrilling action and grand dialog, both of which elements are inherent in Alexandre Dumas' original story.
The picture alternates between scintillating, gay and sophisticated dialog, and such hoke as a bicycle ride with Joan Crawford on Robert Montgomery's handlebars, and both (dressed in white)…
We're Not Dressing in plot is an unofficial remake of Par's Male and Female (nee James Barrie's The Admirable Crichton). Where it's light and familiar on the story it's heavy on sturdy croonology by…
Basically, it's an obvious and familiar theme [from the novel by W. Somerset Maugham]. The unrequited love of the art-medical student, inhibited and club-footed to the degree that he stumbles…
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