The Jolson Story. A big, loud, colorful show, with sound track by the Jazz Singer himself (TIME, Oct. 7).
Sister Kenny. Well-made pro-Kenny biography that blends fact, fiction and propaganda (TIME, Sept. 30).
The Killers. Hemingway's short story, hopped up with a complex plot of thievery, violence and doublecross (TIME, Sept. 9).
Brief Encounter. Topnotch British-made tearjerker, expanded from a Noel Coward playlet (TIME, Sept. 9).
The Big Sleep. Humphrey Bogart & wife (Lauren Bacall), amusingly tough in Raymond Chandler's kick-in-the-teeth thriller (TIME, Aug. 26).
Notorious. Ingrid Bergman and Gary Grant, nerves on edge, stalk dangerous Nazis with Director Alfred Hitchcock (TIME, Aug. 19).
Anna and the...