Movies directed by Charles Vidor
The Tuttles of Tahiti (1942)
91 mins Comedy
Is a fool and his money easily parted or are some people happier having little and what they have is for having fun? Those are two of the viewpoints which you may come up with if you watch "The Tuttles of Tahiti" but to be ho...
The Desperadoes (1943)
87 mins Western
"The Desperadoes" was to be Columbia Studios first Technicolor movie and you get a sense that they were determined to make it a success with a good cast and a western storyline full of popular elements. And to be honest "The ...
Cover Girl (1944)
107 mins Comedy, Musical, Romance
"Cover Girl" can be summed up by making a few quick observations. The first of which is that as the star of the movie Rita Hayworth unfortunately doesn't have a great deal to do in this movie other than looking gorgeous from ...
110 mins Drama, Romance
I read a review the other day by someone who clearly was a fan of film-noir as they pointed out that the movie they were watching was full of the snappy dialogue you don't hear in movies anymore. They went on to bemoan this f...
Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
112 mins Family, Musical
Like so many movie reviews I will start this one with this simple fact; the 1952 movie "Hans Christian Andersen" is not a biopic but as it puts it "This is not the story of his life, but a fairytale about this great spinner o...
Love Me or Leave Me (1955)
117 mins Biography, Drama, Musical, Romance
Watching Doris Day's "Love Me or Leave Me" is a bit strange because it's a fictionalized account of the career of jazz singer Ruth Etting who to be frank I know little off. But after the revelations which Doris Day made in he...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Charles Vidor as one of the directors.