The workaday world of a police captain, complete with murder, bank robbery and sundry other major and minor crimes, is basis for this okay melodrama. Because of the semidocumentary style, the picture…
The fact that this attempt at whimsy doesn't always come off is incidental; just look at the names! The pic opens with a pair of surefire names like Goddard and Meredith and in bed, too.
Cecil B. DeMille's Unconquered is a $4 million Technicolor spectacle; it's a pre-Revolutionary western with plenty of Injun stuff which, for all the vacuousness and shortcomings, has its gripping…
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