Full of atmosphere, intensely tragic, studded with artistic touches of direction, acting and photography, it's the filming of the story behind a rural police case [from an idea by J. Levert]. Takes…
Ruth Rose adapted H. Rider Haggard's novel and did a smooth job. Story blame belongs with the basic yarn and not with the treatment. There are scenes that skirt the twilight zone of the horse laugh.
Jessie Matthews' admirers will love to see her rise from her humdrum niche in a dressmaking establishment to the giddy heights of thespian glory.
The Informer is forcefully and intelligently written, directed and acted. Story [by Liam O'Flaherty] deals with the Irish rebellion against British authority prior to 1922, when the Irish Free…
This story, in book form, was a bestseller for over a year and caused a lot of talk. In transferring it to screen the filmers have taken many liberties, so that it evolves as a choppy, long, and…
Captain Blood, from the Rafael Sabatini novel, is a big picture. It's a spectacle which will establish both Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. Director Michael Curtiz hasn't spared the horses. It's…
Probably only Cecil B. DeMille could make a picture like The Crusades - and get away with it. It's long, and the story is not up to some of his previous films, but the production has sweep and…
Practically a comedy monolog for W.C. Fields, with little help from a number of others. No plot, no suspense; rather coarse-grained in spots, but packing a load of belly laughs for people who like…
Question of whether a Shakespearean play can be successfully produced on a lavish scale for the films is affirmatively answered by this commendable effort. The familiar story of A Midsummer Night's…
Robert Riskin and Jo Swerling put the scenario together [from a story by W.R. Burnett]. It's a model in the expert manipulation of such hokum as the office worm thrust into danger by coincidence and…
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