Cinema: Current & Choice, Mar. 21, 1949

Little Women. A lushly romantic remake of Louisa May Alcott's genteel tearjerker; with June Allyson, Elizabeth Taylor, Margaret O'Brien, Janet Leigh (TIME, March 14).

Down to the Sea in Ships. A fairly seaworthy version of the old whaling yarn, with Richard Widmark in his first sympathetic role (TIME, March 7).

Quartet. Four unrelated short stories by Somerset Maugham; a British-made film of wit and compassion (TIME, Feb. 21).

The Accused. Loretta Young as the culprit in a cat & mouse melodrama, with Robert Cummings and Wendell Corey (TIME, Jan. 24).

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