Lady for a Day asks the spectator to believe in the improbable. It's Hans Christian Andersen stuff written by a hard-boiled journalist and transferred to the screen by trick-wise Hollywoodites. While…
This picture is a queer story [from a novel by Grace Zaring Stone] of a romance in China between a Chinese and a white woman. A young New England girl arrives in Shanghai to join her sweetheart…
Footlight Parade is not as good as 42nd Street and Gold Diggers but the three socko numbers here eclipse some of the preceding Busby Berkeley staging for spectacle.
Story deals with the selfishness of mother love, but works out a new twist, dealing with the problem of a mother who stands in the way of her son's happiness with sympathetic treatment toward the…
Everything about the production rings true. It's as authentic to the initiate as the novitiate.
Unquestionably the perfect pick for the part, it must also be said that Charles Laughton is aided no little by the script, more generous to the character of Henry VIII than most of his biographers…
With such actors as Charles Laughton, Richard Arlen and Bela Lugosi in the cast, Souls is provided with a mainstay.
Episode is loaded with shots clipped from hunt films and burdened with forced situations and yard after yard of Buster Crabbe doing his daily dozen in the jungle gym. Same old chimp whispers secrets…
Extase tells the story [by Viteslav Nezval] of Eva (Hedy Kiesler [later Lamarr]), who on her bridal night finds her husband (Rogoz) unequal to the occasion. She returns to her father (Andre Nox), a…
Seemingly what producer Jesse Lasky has tried to do is to make a picture which has in it something of the strange fascination of romance and atmosphere of Liliom and at the same time an element of…