Grand Hotel (1932) Review

Proof That It's Pre-Code All the usual hotel nighttime activities. There's an extended subplot about an industrialist negotiating with a stenographer about what she will give him in exchange for an all-expense paid trip through Europe. It includes this wonderful line: "I don't … Continue reading

Midnight Mary (1933) Review

The woman is reading the newest issue of "Cosmopolitan." She doesn't find it very interesting. But more interesting, at least, than her murder trial going on before her. Things are going bad for Mary Martin, but she's beyond caring. She lost the man of her dreams, and she's already been to … Continue reading