Cinema: CURRENT & CHOICE, Jul. 26, 1954

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Plutarch's story of The Rape of the Sabine Women, updated to make the best cinemusical since An American in Paris (TIME, July 12).

Mr. Hulot's Holiday. A first-class slapstick comedy, partly in French, explaining how not to take a vacation (TIME, June 28).

Dial M for Murder. Ray Milland tries to murder Grace Kelly, but Director Alfred Hitchcock sees to it that he gets his comeuppance (TIME, May 24).

Adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Daniel Defoe's great classic, as wonderful as ever, with Actor Dan O'Herlihy outwitting mutineers, cannibals and...

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