There is a major lineup of talent in this independently-made British pic, but fulfillment does not quite come up to expectations. Although there is basically a tense dramatic theme, the scrappy…
A round of routine musical ingredients are featured in Lucky Me. The screenplay [from a story by coscripter James O'Hanlon] is a tissue of tired, often tiresome gags and situations without redeeming…
A Star Is Born was a great 1937 moneymaker and it's an even greater picture in its filmusical transmutation.
Woman's World is Hollywood at its commercial best, a highly-polished product, technically and story-wise. Basic story premise is the behind-the-scenes scramble for the top job of a gigantic…
Taza, Son of Cochise is a colorful 3-D Indian - US Cavalry entry alternating between hot action and passages of almost pastoral quality. The spectacular scenery of Moab, Utah, furnishes a…
Father Brown is distinguished mainly by the excellent casting of Alec Guinness in the title role. The G.K. Chesterton stories were adapted by Thelma Schnee, who shares the credit with the director…
This science-fiction shocker has a well-plotted story [by George Worthington Yates, adapted by Russell Hughes], expertly directed and acted in a matter-of-fact style.
The striking beauties of the Canadian Rockies co-star with the blonde charms of Marilyn Monroe and the masculine muscles of Robert Mitchum in River of No Return.
This 3-D hackle-raiser reverts to the prehistoric. After the discovery of a web-fingered skeleton hand in the Amazon region, a scientific expedition heads into the steaming tropics to hunt more…
Sentiment and swing feature in this biopic treatment on the life of the late Glenn Miller. The Miller music, heard in some 20 tunes throughout the production, is still driving, rhythmic swing at its…