Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Unconquered

deMille gives pre-Revolution colonies the epic treatment. Mis-casting is beyond ludicrous and approaches the sublime. Henry da Silva is in the George Sanders role, Paulette Goddard is in the ... Paulette Goddard role, and so on until we arrive at Boris Karloff as the Indian chief. No, seriously. Peter Lorre as Charlie Chan is more plausible.

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