Metro's concept of the Ruth Etting story [from a screen story by Daniel Fuchs] embodies one of the two basic Hollywood filmusical formulae: and-then-I-wrote or and-then-I-sang. While it's not the…
Comedic diversion in the Martin and Lewis manner has been put together in this overdone, slaphappy melange of gags and gals. Six writers [three scripters, plus adaptation by Don McGuire from a play…
Bob Hope abandons the buffoon to go straight actor in biopicturing Eddie Foy, song-and-dance man of the vaudeville age.
The Four Feathers ranked high among Alexander Korda's prewar successes and, in this remake of the A.E.W. Mason story, his brother Zoltan assumes some producer credit as well as sharing the…
As well as spoofing television, It's Always Fair Weather also takes on advertising agencies and TV commercials, and what emerges is a delightful musical satire.
The Long Gray Line is a standout drama on West Point.
Film justly won the 'most human document award' at the 1956 Cannes Film Fest, unveiling a mature film talent in director Satyajit Ray.
As their first British venture in VistaVision, the Rank studios play safe with a sequel to Doctor in the House, but Doctor at Sea does not rise to the same laugh-provoking heights as its predecessor.
Lensed on location in Arizona in a modern-day setting, the film concerns the bank robbery planned by a cool trio played by Stephen McNally, Lee Marvin and J. Carrol Naish.
Easily one of the best prisoner-of-war yarns to come from any British studio, The Colditz Story is a taut real-life meller, based on the personal experiences of the author, Pat Reid.