Beyond Glory (1948)

Introduction Beyond Glory is a 1948 American drama film directed by John Farrow and starring Alan Ladd and Donna Reed. Written by William Wister Haines, Jonathan Latimer, and Charles Marquis Warren, the film is about a former soldier who thinks he may have caused the death of his commanding officer in Tunisia. After visiting the… Read More

Sarileru Neekevvaru (2020)

Introduction Sarileru Neekevvaru (transl. Nobody Can Match You) is a 2020 Indian Telugu-language action film written and directed by Anil Ravipudi. The film stars Mahesh Babu as Indian Army Major Ajay Krishna while Rashmika Mandanna plays the female lead role, Samskruthi. Sarileru Neekevvaru also features Vijayashanti, Prakash Raj, Satya Dev, Pradeep Rawat, Hari Teja, Sachin Khedekar,… Read More

49th Parallel (1941)

Introduction 49th Parallel is a 1941 British war drama film; it was the third film made by the British writer-director team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. It was released in the United States as The Invaders. Background The British Ministry of Information approached Michael Powell to make a propaganda film for them, suggesting he… Read More

The Volunteer (1944)

Introduction The Volunteer (1944) is a short black-and-white British film by the filmmakers Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger for the UK Ministry of Information. Outline Made during World War II as recruitment propaganda for the Fleet Air Arm, volunteer numbers rose after its release. The films features actor Ralph Richardson starring in a West End… Read More