Refine Search

More details

The Sketch

CRITICISMS IN CAMEO: THE CINEMA

... CRITICISMS IN CAMEO THE CINEMA. By MICHAEL ORME. THE teaming -up of Jeanette Macdonald and Ramon Novarro in musical comedy is not only a popular move, but, together with Jerome Kern's tuneful melodies ...

Published: Wednesday 04 April 1934
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 953 | Page: Page 33 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... . By L. P. HARTLEY. I SUPPOSE that Miss Naomi Royde-Smith might be nonplussed if required to write a regulation triangle drama on realistic lines, but in the region of Romance he ...

Published: Wednesday 04 April 1934
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1705 | Page: Page 46, 54 | Tags: Review 

CRITICISMS IN CAMEO: THE STAGE

... CRITICISMS IN CAMEO. THE STAGE. By J. T. GREIN. A REALLY good farce is hard to come by. and it was a happy inspiration to revive P. G. Wodehouse's cheerful enter tainment, GOOD MORN ING, BILL, for t ...

Published: Wednesday 04 April 1934
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1103 | Page: Page 32 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Literary Lounger: A New Irish Novel

... The Literary Lounger. By Keble Howard Py A New Irish Novel. We English are always ready to admit that we do not understand the Irish. If the Irish would admit that they do not understand us we should ...

THE STAGE

... . By IVOR BROWN. IN THIRD PARTY RISK, at the St. Martin's, Miss Gisela Ashley and Mr. Gilbert Lennox introduce us to that very popular article-- a doctor's dilemma. The doctor. Sir David La ...

Published: Wednesday 10 May 1939
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1098 | Page: Page 36 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

THE CINEMA

... . By MICHAEL ORME. THERE are crooks and crooks. The tough American killer kind is at the Regal and the suave French confidence-trickster at the Academy. They wear their rue with a very dec ...

Published: Wednesday 10 May 1939
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1065 | Page: Page 37 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... . By L. P. HARTLEY. CONTEMPORARY fiction abounds in neurotic char acters, but they are sel dom represented as such. Quite often, indeed, authors seem unaware how far removed from n ...

The Literary Lounger: Maxim Gorky

... The Literary Lounger. By Alan Kemp. Maxim Gorky. Literary biography is full of startling vicissitudes, but it is difficult to think of any vicissitudes quite comparable with those of Maxim Gorky's lif ...

THE SEALED ENVELOPE

... . . By Lady (A.) Scott. (Hutchinson 7s. 6d.l (Hutchinson 7S. 6d.l All the good old materials of melodrama are in The Sealed Envelope, as the title leads you to e ...

Published: Wednesday 20 April 1927
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 176 | Page: Page 72 | Tags: Review 

THE INNER NUMBER

... . . By F. Chen- halls Williams. (Longmans 7s. 6d.) (Longmans 7s. 6d.) J. lie inner in umber presents the situation most of us have speculated about in these broadcastin ...

Published: Wednesday 20 April 1927
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 165 | Page: Page 72 | Tags: Review