This melodrama goes back to 1925 and the war between French occupation troops and the Syrians in Damascus. Visual presentation interestingly depicts the locale, and it is given excellent low-key…
This is a somber study of heavy passion and conflicting social mores on an estate. Brilliant technical assets and fine stylized megging by Alf Sjoberg, who did Torment, make this a good entry.
The Lemon Drop Kid is neither true Damon Runyon, from whose short story of the same title it was adapted [story by Edmund Beloin], nor is it very funny Bob Hope.
In this cavalry yarn unfolding in the wild Apache country of the old west, great pains have been exerted to provide interesting characters.
Anatole Litvak gives this Second World War spy thriller a strong feeling of reality through a semi-documentary treatment, the use of mostly unknown faces, and by location lensing entirely in Germany…
Excellent Technicolor photography and a few thrilling wild animal sequences are the highlights of Where No Vultures Fly. On the whole, it's a soundly made film, lensed in the attractive East African…
Story [by Francois Campaux] is nothing more than a series of episodes strung together by the central character of a First World War war-widow who devotes her life to children after losing her only…
Let's Make It Legal is a frothy comedy package about a middle-aged couple's divorce and their eventual reconciliation. Gags and mildly amusing situations abound in the script [from a story by…
Exploits of the Postal Inspection Service furnish Alan Ladd with a good cops-and- robbers actioner. Film deals with government detectives tracking down the killers of a fellow postal inspector and…
This is a curiously moody, arty study of the psychological birth of a fighting man from frightened boy, as chronicled in Stephen Crane's novel The Red Badge of Courage.
Show Boat started beguiling audiences back in 1927, when it was first brought to the Broadway stage after a Philadelphia tryout. Since then, in many legit versions and in two previous film…