Cinema: CURRENT & CHOICE, Apr. 14, 1952

Encore. A new, expertly packaged trio of entertaining short stories by Somerset (Trio, Quartet) Maugham (TIME, April 7).The Young and the Damned. A savage juvenile-delinquency drama with a largely amateur cast, filmed in Mexico by Spain's Luis Buñuel (TIME, March 31).

The African Queen. A prissy old maid (Katharine Hepburn) and a gin-swilling skipper (Humphrey Bogart) triumph over jungle heat, hardship and the hangman's noose in John Huston's Technicolored version of C. S. Forester's adventure yarn (TIME, Feb. 25).

Rashomon. A powerful Japanese film about an ancient crime of passion, told with barbaric force (TIME, Jan. 7).

Miracle in Milan. A witty, warmhearted fantasy...

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