William Troy

William Troy
William Troy'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
No Score Yet I Was a Spy (1934) It is the kind of picture calculated to make us believe that there is something beautiful and touching about war, after all. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
No Score Yet Hell on Earth (1931) As a result of these defects and failures, Hell on Earth is not as effective, even as propaganda, as it might be; but unlike most war films it does express a clear and uncompromising attitude toward its subject. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
86% Queen Christina (1933) The chief reason that Miss Garbo is so disappointing in Queen Christina is that the picture itself is not what it should be. namely, a picture. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
67% Alice in Wonderland (1933) What Mr. McLeod's version of Alice in Wonderland most nearly resembles is a joke that has been so badly translated into a foreign language that its whole point is lost. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
80% Lot in Sodom (1933) Here is a picture whose effect is qualitatively different from the effect produced on us by any other art-form to which we may have responded. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
98% It Happened One Night (1934) Among the more gratifying phenomena of the current season has been the growing recognition of It Happened One Night, the Frank Capra production of last year, as one of the few potential classics of the recent cinema. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2013
98% King Kong (1933) Unfortunately, it was thought necessary to mitigate some of the predominant horror by introducing a human, all-too-human theme. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2012