THEATER: On Broadway, Jul. 27, 1959



Anatomy of a Murder. Lee Remick and James Stewart are slickly professional in this adaptation of 1958's most physiological bestseller, but even they cannot compete with a cinema newcomer from Boston named Joseph N. Welch.

Wild Strawberries (Swedish). A hauntingly beautiful, psychologically disturbing film by prolific Writer-Director Ingmar Bergman, which, in a series of cunningly conceived flashbacks, reveals the spiritual emptiness that has pervaded the life of an eminent doctor.

The Nun's Story. A dramatically admirable, brilliantly photographed but religiously rather shallow study of a Roman Catholic nun's inner battle between love...

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