Charlie Chaplin, in anything, is b.o., and in "Modern Times," his first self-starring production in five years, it's box office with a capital B. The picture is grand fun and sound entertainment…
Even though it makes an attempt to poke fun at the show-must-go-on thing, Stage Struck is cut from the same old pattern, gravitating between moments of sizzling comedy and long stretches of dull…
Punchy story [by Norman Krasna] has been masterfully guided by the skillfull direction of the Viennese Fritz Lang. It's his first in America and represents the culmination of a year and a half of…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
It couldn't have been an easy film to make, and the fact that it holds as much general interest as it does speaks volumes. But the producers couldn't avoid some dull stretches of scientific discourse.
There's one thing that W.C. Fields will never be, and that's unfunny. He could get laughs with Hamlet's soliloquy, which is just about what he does in Poppy [from a play by Dorothy Donnelly]. Amidst…
Cole Porter's lyrics, which were the essence and chief asset of the original  stage Anything Goes, have been replaced by plot motion in this adaptation. Of the Porter poetical sleight-of-hand…
Another sprightly entry for the school of smart comedy, detective mystery yarns, The Ex-Mrs Bradford has a neat combo of names - William Powell and Jean Arthur - backed up by excellent support.
Even though Libeled Lady goes overboard on plot and its pace snags badly in several spots, Metro has brought in a sockeroo of a comedy. It's broad farce for the most part, and the threesome…
Small Town Girl is romance with nice comedy sequences and with a well-balanced cast headed by Janet Gaynor and Robert Taylor.
With Ginger Rogers again opposite, and the Irving Berlin music to dance to and sing, Astaire once more legs himself and his picture into the big-time entertainment class.