Cinema: Current & Choice, Aug. 12, 1946

Canyon Passage. Ripsnorting Technicolored escape into the Old West—with romance, fist fights, Indians and Hoagy Carmichael ballads (TIME, Aug. 5).

Easy to Wed. Van Johnson, egged on by Lucille Ball, Esther Williams and Keenan Wynn, sings, dances and takes pratfalls (TIME, July 15).

Anna and the King of Siam. Lively period piece in which Irene Dunne and Rex Harrison prove that boy-gets-girl is not the only kind of movie fun (TIME, June 24).

Henry V. Laurence Olivier's beautiful production of Shakespeare's play (TIME, April 8).


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