Cinema: The New Pictures, Mar. 9, 1953

She's Back on Broadway (Warner) finds Hollywood back at the old Broadway backstage plot. A movie star (Virginia Mayo), down to her last outsize swimming pool, decides to take a fling at the footlights. On Broadway she runs into an old flame (Steve Cochran), a brilliant but erratic stage director (he never wears a tie and likes to smash whisky glasses in the fireplace). They lend their combined talents to a song & dance show called Breakfast in Bed, which is finally put on and becomes a hit. Unfortunately, She's Back on Broadway, with its heavy-handed script and heavy-footed musical numbers,...

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