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Review: 'The 39 Steps'

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Gaumont has a zippy, punchy, romantic melodrama in The 39 Steps. Story is by John Buchan. It's melodrama and at times far-fetched and improbable, but the story twists and spins artfully from one…

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Review: 'Red Salute'

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Stripped of its anti-Red angle, Red Salute resolves itself down to a weak take-off of It Happened One Night. While it is studded here and there with pungent humor, after the first few rounds the…

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Review: 'Dangerous'

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Laird Doyle knows his romantic dialog. Better than he knows his plot, but with the former carrying the latter, he has banged out an appealing scenario for the women in Dangerous.

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Review: 'Mississippi'

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Paramount obviously couldn't make up its mind what it wanted to do with this film; it's rambling and hokey. For a few moments it's sheer farce, for a few moments it's romance. And it never jells.

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Review: 'Becky Sharp'

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The first full-length talker in highly improved Technicolor, cinematographically it's a tribute to the new process and to Robert Edmond Jones' beautiful splashes of multi-tone visual values. The…

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