Cinema: Current & Choice, Sep. 4, 1950

Difficult Years. Director Luigi (To Live in Peace) Zampa explores the effects of Fascism's last ten years on a simple Sicilian family (TIME, Aug. 28).

No Way Out. Hollywood's most outspoken and pertinent Negro-problem movie; with Sidney Poitier, Richard Widmark and Linda Darnell (TIME, Aug. 21).

Sunset Boulevard. How a faded movie star (Gloria Swanson) attempts a comeback with the help of her kept man (William Holden); a sardonic commentary on Hollywood's manners & morals (TIME, Aug. 14).

Panic in the Streets. Director Elia Kazan's realistic thriller about a New Orleans manhunt for a...

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