Use of added sound makes Abie a different matter. Most of the serious religious material is eliminated and the story treatment greatly lightened. Accompanying score is skillfully done, an…
The Drag Net, for its swiftness and tenseness, may reflect more credit upon its cutter than the remainder of the technical staff. It's cut with incredible swiftness at times, all-in action and no…
Exciting and insistently engaging melodrama with a light touch that lifts it out of the stencil class. While theatricalizing to an extent, the newspaper atmosphere is exceptionally restrained and…
West of Zanzibar will satisfy Lon Chaney fans who like their color regardless of the way it is daubed.
The plot deals with a Damon and Pythias friendship between two rough and tumble seamen. A Girl in Every Port is packed with sex, but has not romance; it has a dozen ingenues and no heroine. Of all…
The Docks of New York is not Josef von Sternberg's greatest. But it's a corking program picture, thanks to George Bancroft, a good story and Julian Johnson's titles.
This jazz epic [from Josephine Lovett's newspaper serial] follows the title, is sumptuously mounted, gets plenty of playing from three girls and is sufficiently physically teasing.
Some stories are just naturally poison for screen purposes and Dorothy Scarborough's novel here shows itself a conspicuous example. Everything a high pressure, lavishly equipped studio, expert…
No denying Greta Garbo. Her beauty is of a simple sort; nothing exotic or hectic - just a super-pretty blonde. And director Victor Seastrom knows just how to handle her.
Sergei Eisenstein's classic evocation of the Bolshevik Revolution, October is epic filmmaking that shows Eisenstein's strengths and weaknesses. Eisenstein himself considered October a failure, and…
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