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The Upturned Glass (1947)

The Upturned Glass


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James Mason stars in The Upturned Glass as a prosperous British brain surgeon. Mason saves Rosamund John's daughter from blindness, whereupon the married John falls in love with the doctor. The illicit lovers conduct a passionate affair while John's husband is out of the country. When John dies mysteriously, Mason suspects that the culprit is his own jealous sister-in-law Pamela Kellino (Mason's real-life wife at the time). Acting on his suspicions, Mason murders Kellino, stuffs her body in the … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama , Romance , Mystery & Suspense
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Written By: Pamela Mason , John Monaghan


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Full Review… | February 23, 2012
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Somber low-budget psychological thriller that doesn't kick in with much of a splash until the climax.

Full Review… | October 1, 2008
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