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Jessie Matthews in "First a Girl" (1935) - reviewed by George

This first remake of the German film “Viktor und Viktoria” (which I cannot find, on either Amazon or Amazon.UK or with Netflix) is played mostly for laughs (and it is very funny), but also has some grand production numbers. 561 more words


Jessie Matthews in "Friday the Thirteenth" (1933) - reviewed by George

It’s really unusual to find an idea you’re not familiar with at the heart of an older film, since everything gets done and redone, but this one delivers a new take, even though it’s 85 years old. 311 more words


Review: Friday the Thirteenth (1933)

When it comes to Friday the 13th films, audiences generally recollect horror films involving a man in a ski mask. But before those gory films came to be, British film released by Gainsborough Pictures follows a group on a bus just minutes before the clock strikes midnight on Friday the 13th. 653 more words