Bill S. Ballinger's scenario describes the latter phases of the homicidal career of a paranoid schizophrenic (Victor Buono) whose hatred of women has been motivated by a possessive mother who has…
A great deal of the money for this film was raised from friends and well-wishers. The combo patronage-industry pic allows Jean Cocteau, 70, poet-writer-playwright filmmaker, to try to explain the…
Comanche Station is by any standard a good picture. The screenplay by Burt Kennedy is true to western traditions and at the same time there is romance, although not a conventional love story, and…
The team responsible for the clicko Carry On series are up to their profitable yock-raising larks with Watch Your Stern. There is a stronger story line [from Earle Couttie's play Something about a…
Both Alec Guinness and John Mills are cast as colonels, the former a man of humble origin who has risen from the ranks, the other a product of Eton, Oxford and a classy military academy. It is the…
Francois Truffaut's second film [from the novel Down There by David Goodis] is done with the same freewheeling, inventive quality as his 400 Blows. But with adult heroes, the plot is less clear and…
So-called mercy killing is the subject of The Bramble Bush, but the principals have such a brisk sex life that the subject rather gets lost in the bedclothes.
A pictorially attractive but dramatically vacuous study of modern-style infidelity, Strangers When We Meet is easy on the eyes but hard on the intellect. A bunch of maladjusted suburbanites are…
Professional killers of the crime syndicate headed by Albert Anastasia and Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter were a scourge in the Depression era. They later became known as Murder, Inc. The screenplay (from…
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