Posts Tagged ‘dana andrews’

The Best Years of Our Lives

The first motion picture to deal with PTSD was a big-budget Hollywood classic.

Laura (1944)

The 1944 film noir is a movie with a distinctly pessimistic view of humanity that is photographed with an aching, shadowy beauty.

Kit Carson (1940)

This 1940 Western about the famed frontiersman is amiable, formulaic and dumb as a desert-baked brick.

The Westerner (1940)

Despite some handsome production values and an Oscar-winning performance by Walter Brennan, the tone of "The Westerner" tumbles all over the prairie.

Battle of the Bulge (1965)

You know your dumbed-down cut-up of a WWII movie has a problem with historical accuracy when Dwight D. Eisenhower holds a press conference to denounce it.

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

A morality play on the dusty prairie, "The Ox-Bow Incident" is a lean and often enthralling Western drama.

Wing and a Prayer (1944)

A rather standard WWII propaganda film that stands out due to some impressive battle scenes.