Story of the far-removed heir to the Dukedom of Chalfont who disposes of all the obstacles to his accession to the title and subsequently finds himself tried for a murder of which he is innocent may…
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.
Picture treats its story [from the novel by Beirne Lay Jr and Sy Bartlett] from the high brass level, i.e. a general's concern for his men's morale while establishing the man-killing daylight bombing…
Shockproof is a patly told tale of the parole system with a strong romantic thread.
Eureka Stockade is staged in the middle of the 19th century when the first gold strike in Australia leads to economic chaos in the colony. There are no men to till the land or sail the ships as they…
Opulence of Imperial Russia at the beginning of the 19th century provides a colorful background for this filmization of Alexander Pushkin's short story, which brings to the screen a legend of…
Night unto Night ventures into a dramatic theme rarely more than hinted at on the screen - epilepsy.
The poisonous Borgias, who introduced the lethal mickey finn to early-day Italy, provide the highly romantic adventure basis for Bride of Vengeance.
Screen adaptation [from Oscar Wilde's Lady Windermere's Fan] is refreshing and neatly uses the flashback technique in telling the 19th-century narrative.
Borrah Minevitch, an American showman who has been in Paris a couple of years, put together the money, story, star and, above all, the knowhow. Apart from Minevitch, the production setup includes…