The grim melodrama implied by its title is fully displayed in Actors of Violence. It is strong meat for the heavy drama addicts, tellingly produced and played to develop tight excitement.
Dan Dailey, in the title role, carries most of the picture alone as a smalltown lad who becomes a hero when he is first to enlist after Pearl Harbor. Immediately after his basic training, though, he…
Starring Gary Cooper, Task Force glorifies the birth and development of the American aircraft carrier, up to the part it played in the Second World War.
The moving simplicity of the Pietro Di Donato novel, Christ in Concrete, has been brought to the screen with rare sincerity. It is two hours of genuine human drama, which makes no concession to…
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 pep, enthusiasm and apparent fun the makers of On the Town had in putting it together comes through to the audience and gives the picture its best asset.
The poisonous Borgias, who introduced the lethal mickey finn to early-day Italy, provide the highly romantic adventure basis for Bride of Vengeance.
The Glass Mountain has a theme inspired by a legend of the mountains in the Dolomites.
Metro has combined a star constellation for its unstinting re-make of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women, the old-lace classic of a quartet of daughters and their strivings in Civil War years.
There's too much unintended mystery about A Woman's Secret for it to be anything but spotty entertainment.
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…