This Paramount production takes the old play dirt of ancient plains pictures, shuffles it around a bit, and makes of the Owen Wister and Kirk La Shelle story 92 minutes of drama and comedy.
U paid $200,000 for the screen rights to Phil Dunning's smash. As a melodrama with music the screenplay expands way beyond the stage production as well as in the melodramatic portion with its street…
Broadway Melody, the first screen musical, tells of a vaudeville sister team coming in from the middle west, with the older girl engaged to a song-and-dance boy in a Broadway revue. Latter goes for…
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First shot following the list of credits is the original billboard: 16 girls sitting for raised letters spelling the title and reciting the opening lyric in unison. The opening number is terrific: a…
The Trespasser has superior direction by Edmund Goulding, taking a conventional tale to make it stand up very high by twisting it about.
Blackmail is most draggy. It has no speed or pace and very little suspense. Everything's open-face. It's a story [from the play by Charles Bennett] that has been told in different disguises - the…
Story is loose jointed and far from well knit, the audience being asked to take plenty for granted.
In his herculean attempt to take comedy, romance and tragedy and blend them into a big, gripping, Negro talker, King Vidor has turned out an unusual picture from a theme that is almost as ancient as…
Although Greta Garbo, as Arden Stuart, is meant to throw off the cloak of conventionalism for free plunges, the actress is almost unfeline in her brazen directness. The star keeps well wrapped…
This is the real old burlesque, in its background, people and atmosphere. So was Beth Brown's book, and Garret Fort has adapted with sufficient fidelity to hold together the odd story that makes an…