Tiger Bay. A fast-moving British film that follows a killer and a little girl around Cardiff, produces enough suspense to bring sweat to stoniest foreheads.
The Cranes Are Flying (Russian). Director Mikhail Kalatozov's extravagant camera thaws away some of the puritanical morality of the revolution and lifts one woman's crime and punishment into a whirling, vital love story.
Once More, With Feeling. In the screen adaptation of the Broadway comedy, Yul Brynner tends to break arms instead of tickling funny bones, but the late Kay Kendall shows that she was a lovely clown...