The Citadel Reviews

January 10, 2018
... still has considerable punch despite the placebo of a plot.
January 31, 2012
Though it has Vidor's favorite theme of personal rebirth and his enduring country/city dichotomy, it lacks his usual fire.
January 31, 2012
Picture is studded with many brilliantly human and dramatic sequences.
January 31, 2012
Sweetened with a happy ending, it's still an effective piece of work, thanks to Donat's typically sturdy performance and Vidor's powerful direction.