Story is laid on a small Scottish island, cut off from the mainland. Principals are two scientists, the daughter of one, and a newspaperman, there to observe the effect of a strange planet that is…
Albert Lewin produced, directed and did the story and script, keeping this film on an almost unrelieved level of sombre depression.
Anatole Litvak gives this Second World War spy thriller a strong feeling of reality through a semi-documentary treatment, the use of mostly unknown faces, and by location lensing entirely in Germany…
Terence Rattigan's play, which had a big success in the West End in 1948, has been faithfully translated to the screen. The celluloid version is crammed with emotional incidents and has two…
This freely adapted [by George Bruce] film version of Richard D. Blackmore's classic is acceptable entertainment for the general market.
Exploits of the Postal Inspection Service furnish Alan Ladd with a good cops-and- robbers actioner. Film deals with government detectives tracking down the killers of a fellow postal inspector and…
The Steel Helmet pinpoints the Korean fighting in a grim, hardhitting tale that is excellently told.
Three scripters worked on the story, loosely based on Rudyard Kipling, but come up with nothing more than a string of incidents involving three soldiers in India (Stewart Granger, Robert Newton and…
This is a somber study of heavy passion and conflicting social mores on an estate. Brilliant technical assets and fine stylized megging by Alf Sjoberg, who did Torment, make this a good entry.
The Magic Box is a picture of great sincerity and integrity, superbly acted and intelligently directed. Biopic of William Friese-Greene, the British motion picture pioneer, is charged with real life…