Picture has been smartly fashioned to take advantage of all the tricks of science-fiction and 3-D. Stereo process is not used as just an excuse to pelt an audience with flying objects and, with one…
Jean Simmons portrays the title role of a young lady behind whose beautiful face is a diseased mind that plots to murder her wealthy stepmother (Barbara O'Neil). Drawn into this scheme, although…
The film is set in Sierra Leone during the last war, where Trevor Howard, the assistant police commissioner, is not getting along too well with his wife (Elizabeth Allan). He is forced to borrow…
If Pickup on South Street makes any point at all, it's that there is nothing really wrong with pickpockets, even when they are given to violence, as long as they don't play footsie with Communist…
Hondo is an exciting offbeat western. The stereoscopic 3-D cameras and WarnerColor successfully capture the vast natural beauty of Camargo, Mexico, where the picture was filmed on location.
The sinking of HMS Titanic in 1912 provides a factual basis for this screen drama reenacting the tragic voyage. Story line is built around fictional characters aboard the supposedly unsinkable…
A bold experiment which does not come off, The Beggar's Opera is an example of the uneasy partnership between screen and opera.
Max Ophuls has created a delicate, half-toned study of turn-of-century manners and love.
The producer follows the pattern of the Boccaccio tales, with backgrounds filmed mainly on location in Spain. He has taken three of the yarns and provided a continuity link with scenes of Fiametta…
The Robe was 10 years coming, first under RKO aegis when producer Frank Ross was there. It is a big picture in every sense of the word. One magnificent scene after another, under the [new] anamorphic…