The third in the Big Broadcast series from Paramount, this one, with its large cast of radio, stage and screen talent, far outdistances the two that precede it.
While the title telegraphs the plot [by George Averbach] W.S. Van Dyke, the director, has cannily paced his proceedings so that the suspense values aren't militated against too much. Perhaps that…
Mervyn LeRoy, is producing this screen version of the legit hit [by John Cecil Holm and George Abbott] adhered pretty closely to the original. There are practically no alterations and only a few…
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No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
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Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
This is an inferior remake of The Maltese Falcon, which Warner produced in 1931. Many changes have been made [to the novel by Dashiell Hammett], in story structure as well as title, but none is an…
This last of Marcel Pagnol's trilogy which started with Marius and continued with Fanny could be cut by almost half without damaging it to any extent.
The James Fenimore Cooper historical fiction story [adapted by John Balderston, Paul Perez and Daniel Moore] is transferred to the screen with surprising fidelity, though the two love stories are…
Crowded with ludicrous situations, considerable action and popular gagging, the film is lightweight and synthetic. In the hands of less capable studio people, many of the more absurd proceedings…
This plot permits Tarzie's idyllic romance with his mate (Maureen O'Sullivan) to be rudely interrupted by a couple of the missus' relatives from London. Mrs Tarzan has unknowingly become the heir to…
Head over Heels is a topsy-turvy film affair, emulating its title in more than one respect. Of the hybrid Hollywood and Elstree components there's no disputing that, outside of the star's own yeoman…
This is England's first $1 million picture. It's an impressive but dull exposition of a bad dream.