Monthly Archives: April 1942
Irving Cummings serves up another Technicolor musical for Fox, with Victor Mature and Rita Hayworth in “My Gal Sal.”
MGM’s new Noël Coward adaptation lacks the wit of the playwright’s works, but at least has the charming pairing of Norma Shearer and Melvyn Douglas.
The long-delayed William A. Wellman film “The Great Man’s Lady” starring Barbara Stanwyck is finally hitting theaters today.
In this video, Alfred Hitchcock discusses the process of casting “Saboteur,” and his ultimate disappointments with the results.
The Robert Siodmak thriller “Fly-By-Night” shares many plot points with “The 39 Steps,” but has a comedy flavor all its own.
Through the lens of his “The 39 Steps,” Alfred Hitchcock takes on America in “Saboteur,” his first film at Universal.
On our third podcast episode, we’re talking about Charlie Chaplin’s reissue of “The Gold Rush.”
Today, Charlie Chaplin’s classic 1925 silent film “The Gold Rush” is back in theaters, but this time it comes updated with a soundtrack that includes narration and sound effects.
The Warner Brothers adaptation of Henry Bellamann’s bestselling novel is mostly botched by Casey Robinson’s watered-down screenplay and Robert Cummings’ dreadful performance.
MGM ups Van Heflin to leading-man status for the solid B thriller “Kid Glove Killer,” director Fred Zinnemann’s debut feature.
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