Plot is laid in the post-War Between States period, opening with three Texans returning to their home state. Rock Hudson and James Arness welcome a resumption of ranching, but Robert Ryan's ambition…
The Greatest Show on Earth is as apt a handle for Cecil B. DeMille's Technicolored version of the Ringling Bros.-Barnum & Bailey circus as it is for the sawdust extravaganza itself. This is the…
A dark, moody melodrama, with emphasis on tragedy, has been fashioned from Daphne du Maurier's bestseller, My Cousin Rachel.
Alan Paton's best-selling novel which was made into a Broadway musical Lost in the Stars , has been turned into an absorbing pic. Filmed in its native South African locale, and in London, the…
As the mastermind of a holdup gang, and the sweetheart of David Brian, a violent killer-type, Joan Crawford turns in the type of character and performance that especially suits her sophisticated…
As spirited as any march John Philip Sousa ever led, Stars and Stripes Forever registers as topnotch entertainment, a kaleidoscopically presented career of the bandmaster. Henry Koster's direction…
Victor Hugo's somber classic was previously lensed by the Fox Film Co in 1919, again by Universal in 1927, United Artists had a release out in 1935 and there was a French production in 1936.
A topical thriller of newspaper work under the handicaps of the Iron Curtain. Dana Andrews, Marta Toren, George Sanders and Audrey Totter are newspaper people attached to the Paris office of a…
This is a robust romantic drama of a native-born's return to Ireland. Director John Ford took cast and cameras to Ireland to tell the story [by Maurice Walsh] against actual backgrounds.
Despite its title, Red Planet Mars takes place on terra firma, sans space ships, cosmic rays or space cadets. It is a fantastic concoction [from a play by John L. Balderston and John Hoare] delving…