Room at the Top (British). The best from England in years: a brilliant social satire based on John Braine's novel about an Angry Young Man in an indifferent old society.
Compulsion. Meyer Levin's bestselling casebook of "the crime of the century," the Leopold-Loeb murder case of 1924, makes a tense, intelligent melodrama.
Alias Jesse James. The best Bob Hope picture since old fender-nose and the Groaner stopped traveling The Road.
The Diary of Anne Frank. A massive and moving epic of the German Jewish girl and her family in hiding during World War II....