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    1. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957 Film), by David Lean
      1. The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957 Film) by David Lean
      2. The Bolshoi Ballet (1956 Film) by Paul Czinner
      Commonweal
      , December 20, 1957, p. 311
    2. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Funny Face (1957 Film), by Stanley Donen
      1. Funny Face (1957 Film) by Stanley Donen
      2. The Naked Eye (1956 Film) by Louis Clyde Stoumen
      Commonweal
      , April 5, 1957, p. 16
    3. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Wings of Eagles (1957 Film), by John Ford
      1. The Wings of Eagles (1957 Film) by John Ford
      2. The Gold of Naples (1954 Film) by Vittorio De Sica
      Commonweal
      , February 22, 1957, pp. 538-539
    4. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Tip on a Dead Jockey (1957 Film), by Richard Thorpe
      1. Tip on a Dead Jockey (1957 Film) by Richard Thorpe
      2. Joe Dakota (1957 Film) by Richard Bartlett
      Commonweal
      , August 16, 1957, p. 495
    5. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      Operation Mad Ball (1957 Film), by Richard Quine
      1. Operation Mad Ball (1957 Film) by Richard Quine
      2. The Tin Star (1957 Film) by Anthony Mann
      3. Short Cut to Hell (1957 Film) by James Cagney
      4. Stopover Tokyo (1957 Film) by Richard L. Breen
      Commonweal
      , November 15, 1957, p. 175
    6. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      A Hatful of Rain (1957 Film), by Fred Zinnemann
      1. A Hatful of Rain (1957 Film) by Fred Zinnemann
      2. The Midnight Story (1957 Film) by Joseph Pevney
      3. Island in the Sun (1957 Film) by Robert Rossen
      Commonweal
      , July 26, 1957, p. 425
    7. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Rising of the Moon (1957 Film), by John Ford
      1. The Rising of the Moon (1957 Film) by John Ford
      2. Johnny Tremaine (1957 Film) by Robert Stevenson
      3. Silk Stockings (1957 Film) by Rouben Mamoulian
      Commonweal
      , August 2, 1957, p. 449
    8. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      Dino (1957 Film), by Thomas Carr
      1. Dino (1957 Film) by Thomas Carr
      2. The Delicate Delinquent (1957 Film) by Don McGuire
      3. Sweet Smell of Success (1957 Film) by Alexander Mackendrick
      4. Beau James (1957 Film) by Melville Shavelson
      Commonweal
      , July 12, 1957, p. 376
    9. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The Spirit of St. Louis (1957 Film), by Billy Wilder
      1. The Spirit of St. Louis (1957 Film) by Billy Wilder
      2. Battle Hymn (1957 Film) by Douglas Sirk
      3. Three Brave Men (1957 Film) by Philip Dunne
      Commonweal
      , March 8, 1957, p. 591
    10. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      The D.I. (1957 Film), by Jack Webb
      1. The D.I. (1957 Film) by Jack Webb
      2. Monkey on My Back (1957 Film) by Andre De Toth
      3. The Prince and the Showgirl (1957 Film) by Laurence Olivier
      4. The Wayward Bus (1957 Film) by Victor Vicas
      Commonweal
      , June 21, 1957, p. 303
    11. [+]
      (10 Reviews)
      La Strada (1954 Film), by Federico Fellini
      1. La Strada (1954 Film) by Federico Fellini
      2. Around the World in 80 Days (1956 Film) by Michael Anderson
      3. Giant (1956 Film) by George Stevens
      4. The Miracle of Marcelino (1955 Film) by Ladislao Vajda
      5. Lust for Life (1956 Film) by Vincente Minnelli and George Cukor
      6. Richard III (1955 Film) by Laurence Olivier
      7. War and Peace (1956 Film) by King Vidor
      8. The King and I (1956 Film) by Walter Lang
      9. Moby Dick (1956 Film) by John Huston
      10. Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956 Film) by Robert Wise
      Commonweal
      , January 4, 1957, p. 360
    12. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957 Film), by John Huston
      1. Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957 Film) by John Huston
      2. Fear Strikes Out (1957 Film) by Robert Mulligan
      Commonweal
      , March 29, 1957, p. 661
    13. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      A Man Escaped (1957 Film), by Robert Bresson
      1. A Man Escaped (1957 Film) by Robert Bresson
      2. The Last Bridge (1954 Film) by Helmut Kautner
      3. A Novel Affair (1957 Film) by Muriel Box
      Commonweal
      , September 6, 1957, p. 569
    14. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Zero Hour! (1957 Film), by Hall Bartlett
      1. Zero Hour! (1957 Film) by Hall Bartlett
      2. The Invisible Boy (1957 Film) by Herman Hoffman
      3. Perri (1957 Film) by Paul Kenworthy Jr. and Ralph Wright
      Commonweal
      , December 6, 1957, p. 255
    15. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Sayonara (1957 Film), by Joshua Logan
      1. Sayonara (1957 Film) by Joshua Logan
      2. Escapade in Japan (1957 Film) by Arthur Lubin
      3. Rodan (1956 Film) by Ishiro Honda
      Commonweal
      , December 13, 1957, p. 287
    16. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      Island in the Sun (1957 Film), by Robert Rossen
      1. Island in the Sun (1957 Film) by Robert Rossen
      2. Julietta (1953 Film) by Marc Allegret
      3. A Visit with Pablo Casals (1957 Film) by Robert Snyder
      4. Scandal in Sorrento (1955 Film) by Dino Risi
      Commonweal
      , July 5, 1957, p. 351
    17. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      The French They Are a Funny Race (1955 Film), by Preston Sturges
      1. The French They Are a Funny Race (1955 Film) by Preston Sturges
      2. Let's Be Happy (1957 Film) by Henry Levin
      3. This Could Be the Night (1957 Film) by Robert Wise
      Commonweal
      , May 24, 1957, p. 205
    18. [+]
      (2 Reviews)
      The Strange One (1957 Film), by Jack Garfein
      1. The Strange One (1957 Film) by Jack Garfein
      2. The Young Stranger (1957 Film) by John Frankenheimer
      Commonweal
      , April 26, 1957, pp. 97-98
    19. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Slander (1957 Film), by Roy Rowland
      1. Slander (1957 Film) by Roy Rowland
      2. Oedipus Rex (1957 Film) by Tyrone Guthrie and Abraham Polonsky
      3. Nightfall (1957 Film) by Jacques Tourneur
      Commonweal
      , February 8, 1957, p. 488
    20. [+]
      (3 Reviews)
      Search for Paradise (1957 Film), by Otto Lang
      1. Search for Paradise (1957 Film) by Otto Lang
      2. Interlude (1957 Film) by Douglas Sirk
      3. A Town Like Alice (1956 Film) by Jack Lee
      Commonweal
      , September 27, 1957, p. 638