March of Time Review

Variety. 5 June 1935: 15.

March of Time practices a "nifty brand of showmanship." The reviewer suspects the story on Russia is so favorable because of Russian censorship. "Even the American Communists who are attacking 'March of Time' as bourgeosie, in choice of subject and treatment thereof, could scarcely charge that Russia failed to receive ample recognition of its accomplishments and a generous neglect of its failures at the hands of Time's editors.

The March Toward War: The March of Time as Documentary and Propaganda • © Mary Wood