William Brogdon

William Brogdon

Agrees with the Tomatometer 89% of the time.

Publications:
Variety
Total Reviews:
9

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
83% The Lady from Shanghai (1948) " Script is wordy and full of holes which need the plug of taut story telling and more forthright action." — Variety
Posted Feb 11, 2009
96% High Noon (1952) " Zinnemann carefully and deliberately makes the most of the mood cast by the threat of impending violence." — Variety
Posted Oct 18, 2008
97% Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) " A strong play to the sophisticated dialog and situations is given by Howard Hawks' direction and he maintains the racy air that brings the musical off excellently at a pace that helps cloak the fact that it's rather lightweight, but sexy, stuff." — Variety
Posted May 13, 2008
97% All the King's Men (1949) " It is a film that vividly impresses, with dramatic sureness the chicanery of politics as have been practiced in the past and may crop up again." — Variety
Posted Feb 19, 2008
89% From Here to Eternity (1953) " It is an important film from any angle, presenting socko entertainment for big business." — Variety
Posted Nov 1, 2007
97% Shane (1953) " Wyoming's scenic splendors against which the story is filmed are breathtaking. Sunlight, the shadow of rain storms and the eerie lights of night play a realistic part in making the picture a visual treat." — Variety
Posted Jul 2, 2007
98% Sunset Boulevard (1950) " ...They rate a nod for daring, as well as credit for an all-around filmmaking job that, disregarding the unpleasant subject matter, is a standout." — Variety
Posted Jun 28, 2007
100% The African Queen (1951) " It is a picture with an unassuming warmth and naturalness..." — Variety
Posted Jun 28, 2007
100% Rear Window (1954) " Hitchcock combines technical and artistic skills in a manner that makes this an unusually good piece of murder mystery entertainment." — Variety
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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