The Great American Broadcast is light and breezy, a showmanly admixture of comedy, romance, drama and music woven around the extraordinary progress of radio broadcasting during the 1920s. Scripters…
There's plenty of rough and rowdy action and dialog in this melodrama, premised on the triangle formula.
What Father Flanagan is to Boys Town in Nebraska, Edna Gladney was to an orphans' home in Texas operated entirely on a strong mother love instinct and the gracious donations of Texans. The home is…
The attempt to balance three parallel dramas of the lives of three Ziegfeld showgirls makes for continual switching from one tale to the other. Interpolation of two extended displays of Ziegfeldian…
Picture is a par entry in the series. Early section of the yarn displays the usual animal stuff, with comedy antics of the pet simian, Cheta, providing elemental laughs.
Abbott and Costello continue their cinematic slaphappy antics in Keep 'Em Flying, third in their series of service comedies. Stressing the individualized routines of the duo throughout - with story…
This is an actionful adventure yarn [based on a story by John Kafka] unfolded in a Far East setting.
Zanzibar is Paramount's second coupling of Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour. Although picture has sufficient comedy situations and dialog between its male stars, it lacks the compactness and…
Errol Flynn becomes a detective book author and amateur Sherlock in Footsteps in the Dark, his first comedy in years. Not his best picture, this modest budgeter gives the star a chance to appear in a…
This Marlene Dietrich starrer is a very thin and familiar tale of the romantic interludes of a lady of dubious reputation a century ago. Picture misses its apparent mark of being a smartly…