Topper Returns (1941)

Cosmo Topper is back, and so is his uncanny propensity to attract ghosts. This third and final film gets away from the original books and takes the franchise genre-wise in an entirely new direction: a haunted house murder-mystery case. +++ +++ [click title to read review]

Dreizehn Stühle (1938)

Dreizehn Stühle is a black&white Austrian comedy based on the Soviet novel The Twelve Chairs. It stars two of the era’s biggest box-office magnets in German-speaking countries: Heinz Rühmann and Hans Moser. +++ +++ [click title to read review] ************************************************** I contributed this review to the “Made in 1938” blogathon: 1)https://crystalkalyana.wordpress.com/2019/01/16/the-made-in-1938-blogathon-is-here/ 2)https://popculturereverie.wordpress.com/2019/01/16/the-made-in-1938-blogathon-is-finally-here/ 3)https://crystalkalyana.wordpress.com/2018/11/04/announcing-the-made-in-1938-blogathon/ 4)https://popculturereverie.wordpress.com/2018/11/04/announcing-the-made-in-1938-blogathon/

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