The Glass Mountain has a theme inspired by a legend of the mountains in the Dolomites.
An eloquent document on juvenile delinquency, its cause and effect, has been fashioned from Knock on Any Door. John Derek is the bad boy of the picture. Story opens when the youth, arrested for the…
The loves and escapades of the fabulous Don Juan are particularly adapted to the screen abilities of Errol Flynn and he gives them a flair that pays off strongly.
In We Were Strangers, John Huston has come up with a finished job of directing that edges close to his best films. It's chiefly a suspenseful and hard-driving adaptation of Robert Sylvester's novel…
The 10th screen Tarzan makes his appearance in Tarzan's Magic Fountain in the person of Lex Barker. Since Edgar Rice Burrough's character is practically foolproof in the hands of any male with the…
Flamingo Road is a class vehicle for Joan Crawford, loaded with heartbreak, romance and stinging violence. Film is hooped together by a smart, well-meshed screenplay and reinforced by a strong cast…
There has rarely been a more faithful adaptation of an original, with the exception of the ending, which was added at the request of the censor.
The odd assortment of men who make up a prison community are the central characters in Now Barabbas Was a Robber, adapted from the successful West End play by William Douglas Home. The pic rarely…
Picture tells the simple story [from a novel by Margery Sharp] of a girl on the better side of the street who falls in love with a drunken art teacher in the mews. By marrying him she is ostracized…
F. Scott Fitzgerald's story of the roaring '20s is peopled with shallow characters and the script [also from the play by Owen Davis] stresses the love story rather than the hi-jacking, bootlegging…
Because the plot is completely devoted to hammering home the theme that man's personal integrity stands above all law, the picture develops a controversial element.