Cinema: New Titles

Hollywood lost no time getting into the Korean war. Within 48 hours, Republic Pictures released a one-reel The Battle for Korea rushed 3,000 prints out to U.S. exhibitors. Less enterprising studios hastily staked claims to likely-looking titles. Last week the Motion Picture Association of America reported that its lists of registered titles already include: Korea, South Korea, Crisis in Korea, The 38th Parallel, 38° Parallel, North of the 38th Parallel, Formosa, Indo-China.

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