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"Arabian Nights"

Review: John Rawlins’ “Arabian Nights,” Starring Sabu

Sabu returns to the stories of “Arabian Nights” in his first film for Universal and producer Walter Wanger.
John Wayne, Marlene Dietrich, and Randolph Scott in "Pittsburgh"

Review: Lewis Seiler’s “Pittsburgh,” Starring John Wayne

The stars of “The Spoilers” are back together for a new film at Universal from director Lewis Seiler.
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in "Who Done It?"

Review: Erle C. Kenton’s “Who Done It?,” Starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello

The latest Abbott and Costello film finds the comedy duo investigating a murder at a local radio station.
Lon Chaney Jr. in "The Mummy's Tomb"

Review: Harold Young’s “The Mummy’s Tomb,” Starring Lon Chaney Jr.

The least interesting of the Universal Monster franchises returns, with Lon Chaney Jr. taking over the title role.
Nigel Bruce, Evelyn Ankers, and Basil Rathbone in “Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror”

Review: John Rawlins’ “Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror,” Starring Basil Rathbone and...

Basil Rathbone is back as Sherlock Holmes, now living at Universal with a lower budget and updated modern-day setting.
Bud Abbott, William Demarest, and Lou Costello in "Pardon My Sarong"

Review: Erle C. Kenton’s “Pardon My Sarong,” Starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello

The best Abbott and Costello picture to date comes from Erle C. Kenton, replacing longtime director Arthur Lubin.
J. Edward Bromberg, Jon Hall, Cedric Hardwicke, and Ilona Massey in "Invisible Agent"

Review: Edwin L. Marin’s “Invisible Agent,” Starring Jon Hall

The latest entry in Universal’s Invisible Man franchise goes behind enemy lines to uncover a secret Nazi attack against America.
Ralph Bellamy, Irene Dunne, and Patric Knowles in "Lady in a Jam"

Review: Gregory La Cava’s “Lady in a Jam,” Starring Irene Dunne

Irene Dunne leads a particularly rancid new Universal comedy from director Gregory La Cava.
Randolph Scott, Marlene Dietrich, and John Wayne in "The Spoilers"

Review: Ray Enright’s “The Spoilers,” Starring Marlene Dietrich and John Wayne

A wildly entertaining fourth adaptation of Rex Beach’s novel “The Spoilers” delivers plenty of action, and a great ensemble cast.
Robert Cummings and Priscilla Lane in "Saboteur"

Review: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Saboteur,” Starring Robert Cummings and Priscilla Lane

Through the lens of his “The 39 Steps,” Alfred Hitchcock takes on America in “Saboteur,” his first film at Universal.

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