Mark Van Doren

Mark Van Doren
Mark Van Doren's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The Nation
Publications: The Nation

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
97% A Night at the Opera (1935) It is exciting and perfect; a sign that they have at last learned how to use every resource which Hollywood can offer them; and the simplest reason I can find for calling them funny beyond the power of words to spoil the fun. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
89% Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) Mr. Deeds is really a very intelligent and beautiful affair, a film no less charming than Mr. Capra's It Happened One Night at the same time that it is definitely more profound. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
100% A Day at the Races (1937) It places the Marx Brothers clearly among the few fine comedians of our day. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013
100% Modern Times (1936) The film as a whole means no more than Charlie Chaplin means. Nobody has ever been able to say what that is, but by the present showing it is something quite timeless and priceless, and more human than the best of alien words lugged in for definition. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2013