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Linda avatar

Excellent film noir for cinematographers and directors to study for p.o.v. by camera directions and angles, as well as continuity of pace within the scenes.

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I really enjoyed this great film noir. There are a lot of different twists until the final conclusion inside the house. Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Van Heflin and Lizabeth Scott are terrific. Great movie.

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Great dark, contrasty cinematography and a phenomenal performance from Stanwyck. An entertaining if not so great one from Douglas. Highly recommend this if you like your melodrama dark or your noir real soapy!

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"walter"... no one pronounces that name the way Barbara Stanwyck does.

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I also enjoyed the film very much so. At first I liked the twisted perspective on family life, especially given this films context of coming out (late 40's). The lighting of this film is also reminiscent of noire which also has some grotesque story points at time. Barbra Stanwyck's ...Read more

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really good!