Picture is primarily Lionel Barrymore's, and not particularly because the character of Andrew Jackson he portrays calls for it. His tenderness towards his backwoods wife, his rough-and-ready fighting…
Most audiences won't understand a great deal of the scientific background or import, and a great portion won't care. Try as hard as the producers could, they haven't avoided some dull stretches of…
Many and varied gags, majority of which land, combine with a set of good songs and individual performances to make this good entertainment. Picture doesn't look the cost of previous Cantor starrers…
Go West, Young Man is from the stage comedy hit, Personal Appearance [by Lawrence Riley]. Mae West, in her own way, is excellent in the role Gladys George created on the stage.
Those with a yen for shockers will get limited satisfaction from the story that has been wrapped around Boris Karloff's initial stalking piece under the Warner banner.
Romeo and Juliet is a faithful and not too imaginative translation to the screen of the William Shakespeare play.
Born to Dance is corking entertainment, more nearly approaching the revue type than most musical films, despite the presence of a 'book'. Cast is youthful, sight stuff is lavish, the specialties are…
In Clifford Odets' first film attempt his hand is distinctly visible throughout. But without Gary Cooper and Madeleine Carroll to top an A-1 cast, all the splendid trouping, all the splendid imagery…
As his first for Selznick International after leaving Metro, David O. Selznick turns in a fine, sensitive picture in Little Lord Fauntleroy, which may well rank with his David Copperfield and A Tale…
In addition to her customary singing, dancing and exceptional line reading for a child her age, Shirley Temple this time goes in for talking Chinese, quoting Oriental proverbs, giving imitations of…