It is only natural that the durability of Al Jolson, as the all-time No 1 performing personality in show business, would be matched by an equally rich real-life story. Jolson Sings Again proves that.
Bing Crosby, songs and color make pleasant entertainment out of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. It's not high comedy and there's little swashbuckling but it is pleasant.
Tokyo Joe has been given a documentary flavor by much process footage shot in Tokyo. This authetic touch serves as an excellent background for the unfolding of the plot's meller elements, and Stuart…
The Metro lot has etched on celluloid a taut, tough and often relentless picture of the backroom activities of a detective team on the hunt for a murderer in Scene of the Crime.
The principal difficulty in Isobel Lennart's screenplay [from Marcia Davenport's bestselling novel] is that there's too much visible planting of threads to be ostentatiously picked up later, and the…
The Lady Gambles is an entry in the psychiatric sweepstakes - this time of a gal who becomes a gambling addict because of a guilt complex.
My Foolish Heart ranks among the better romantic films.
Produced on a modest budget, pic wraps a conventional yarn within a semi-documentary casing. Film is handicapped by a screenplay which treats the important subject of illegal immigration into the US…
Steal was lensed on location in and around Mexico City. It gains added sight interest from this, as well as strengthened melodramatics. It takes a little time for an audience to sort out what all the…
Johnny Allegro is a typical George Raft melodrama. Plot rings in a twist or two to dress up the melodrama of an ex-gangster who is trying to go straight and who takes on a dangerous assignment from…