Cinema: CHOICE FOR 1952

The African Queen (Horizon; United Artists). Director John Huston's Techni-colored version of C. S. Forester's novel about a prissy spinster and a gin-swilling skipper; with Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart (TIME, Feb. 25).

The Man in the White Suit (J. Arthur Rank; Universal-International). Alec Guinness as the inventor of an indestructible fabric in a British-made blend of slapstick and social satire (TIME, April 14).

The Story of Robin Hood (Walt Disney; RKO Radio). All-live-action version of the old legend, with Richard Todd (TIME, June 30).

High Noon (Stanley Kramer; United Artists). Gary Cooper as an embattled cow-town marshal facing four desperadoes singlehanded (TIME, July...

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