The Miracle of Morgan's Creek

The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
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Mario

Stick with this one--aspects of the film that may seem dated (especially Eddie Bracken's shtick) are redeemed by a narrative that invests in its characters and then goes in surprising places. The pace never flags and Sturges was nothing short of a consummate craftsman. That, and William ...Read more

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Judith

Good

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Alan

Not my favorite Sturges (that would be "The Lady Eve") but a raucous high wire act that somehow evaded the censors.

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