Cinema: Current & Choice, Dec. 23, 1940

The Letter (Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Gale Sondergaard; TIME, Dec. 2).

Escape (Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor, Nazimova, Conrad Veidt, Blanche Yurka, Albert Bassermann; TIME, Nov. 18).

Arise, My Love (Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland, Walter Abel; TIME, Oct. 28).

Christmas in July (Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Ernest Truex; TIME, Oct. 21).


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