Reviews

  • Film

Review: 'Pursued'

By

Pursued is potent frontier days western film fare. Standout in picture is suspense generated by the original script and Raoul Walsh's direction. It builds the western gunman's death walk to high…

  • Film

Review: 'The Hucksters'

By

Somehow Clark Gable just doesn't quite take hold of the huckster part [from the novel by Frederic Wakeman] in signal manner. Same goes for Deborah Kerr who is a shade prissy for her volatile romantic…

Marketplace

  • Film

Review: 'Moss Rose'

By

Moss Rose is good whodunit. Given a lift by solid trouping and direction, melodrama is run off against background of early-day England that provides effective setting for theme of destructive mother…

  • Film

Review: 'Cass Timberlane'

By

Metro has accomplished a highly successful translation to the screen of Sinclair Lewis' bookstore boff [adapted by Donald Ogden Stewart and Sonya Levien]. Lana Turner is the surprise of the picture…

  • Film

Review: 'High Wall'

By

High Wall [based on a play by Alan R. Clark and Bradbury Foote] garners a high score as a strong entry in the psycho-melodrama cycle. Unfolded credibly and with almost clinical attention for detail…

  • Film

Review: 'The Red House'

By

The Red House is an interesting psychological thriller [based on the novel by George Agnew Chamberlain], with its mood satisfactorily sustained throughout the pic. Film, however, has too slow a pace…

  • Film

Review: 'Possessed'

By

Joan Crawford cops all thesping honors in this production with a virtuoso performance as a frustrated woman ridden into madness by a guilt-obsessed mind. Actress has a self-assurance that permits her…

  1. 1
  2. 3,978
  3. 3,979
  4. 3,980
  5. 3,981
  6. 3,982
  7. 4,144