Cinema: Current & Choice, Jul. 31, 1950

The Men. The story of war-wounded paraplegics makes a powerful and moving salute to the human spirit; with Marlon Brando and Teresa Wright (TIME, July 24).

Kind Hearts and Coronets. A witty British comedy about an Edwardian gentleman who murders his way into the peerage; with Alec Guinness playing eight roles (TIME, July 3).

The Lawless. An unblinking look at mob violence in a California town; with Macdonald Carey and Gail Russell (TIME,

July 3).

The Asphalt Jungle. Director John Huston examines a band of criminals as human beings while documenting a $1,000,000 burglary; with...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!