Cinema: New Picture, Nov. 10, 1941

Appointment for Love (Universal). Dr. Jane Alexander (Margaret Sullavan) is an enterprising medico who can reduce most of life's foibles and pleasures to dank laboratory formulas. To her, love is a chemical attraction; jealousy a spurt of adrenalin, etc. She works most of the time.

It was inevitable that Dr. Alexander and Playwright Andre Cassil (Charles Boyer) should meet. She tells him that his new play stinks, and he falls in love with her. She marries him. That settles nothing. The doctor insists on maintaining her separate individuality in a separate apartment. He...

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