In The Love Parade, second starring talker for Maurice Chevalier, Paramount has its first original screen operetta production whose story is more than made up in magnificence of sets and costumes…
A sensational array of screen names and the intriguing nature of the story (The Green Hat) from which it was made, together with some magnificent acting by Greta Garbo, carries through this vague and…
With Al Jolson, Say It with Songs is a marked advancement for him as a screen player. It far overshadows The Jazz Singer or The Singing Fool in that respect.
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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
Those familiar with Cecil B. DeMille's work will see almost a resume of his entire screen career [to date] in this society picture heavily seasoned with dramatic hoke.
Whole story [from the play by Frederick Lonsdale] is sentimental, a deftly manipulated series of the bunk about the good girl drawn into associations with a band of crooks, getting herself accepted…
Ziegfeld's  stage Rio Rita [with songs by Harry Tierney and Joe McCarthy], from which the screenplay was adapted, had a national fame but played comparatively little territory in the legit.
British Legation in Peking is under assault of Boxer hordes. One of the officials, anticipating a massacre, sends his little daughter to the protection of a friendly Chinese noble, Dr Fu Manchu. In…
The Kiss is one of Greta Garbo's best, without stretching the elastic of kindness. Few actresses could weather the series of close-ups required of Garbo in this one.
Queen Kelly, which Erich von Stroheim originally wrote as The Swamp, was the director's eighth silent picture and was undertaken at the behest of Gloria Swanson. Best guess is that Stroheim's full…
Acting and characterization are a continuous delight, not to mention a plot that concerns the diplomatic imperativeness of possessing the Suez Canal.