Cinema: CURRENT & CHOICE, Sep. 7, 1953

From Here to Eternity. James Jones's novel about life in the peacetime Army, compressed into a tensely acted movie (TIME, Aug. 10).

Return to Paradise. A totalitarian South Seas island gets an imaginative helping of love and democracy from Gary Cooper (TIME, July 20).

The Moon Is Blue. Disapproved by the Legion of Decency and the U.S. Navy, but a nice little comedy all the same (TIME, July 6).

Shane. A horse opera brought to machine-tooled, Technicolor perfection; with Alan Ladd, Van Heflin, Jean Arthur (TIME, April 13).

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