Quartet. An entertaining package based on four unrelated Somerset Maugham short stories (TIME, Feb. 21).
The Accused. Loretta Young as a guilt-ridden professor of psychology trying to outwit a smart cop; an expert thriller, with Robert Cummings and Wendell Corey (TIME, Jan. 24).
A Letter to Three Wives. A shrewdly observed exploration of three insecure marriages; amusingly played by Paul Douglas, Linda Darnell and Ann Sothern (TIME, Jan. 17).
The Paleface. The cowboys & Indians formula thoroughly demoralized by Bob Hope (TIME, Dec. 27).
The Snake Pit. Olivia de Havilland in a hard-hitting, well-made version of the bestseller about mental illness (TIME, Dec. 20).