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Shadow of a Doubt Reviews

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October 8, 2003
A tense thriller with one of Hitchcock's most creepy villains.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
February 17, 2006
Like Lynch's fever-dream of transcendental perversity Blue Velvet, Shadow of a Doubt is about awakening, the simultaneous darkening and enlarging of the world.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
January 31, 2005
Alfred Hitchcock's Shadow of a Doubt is one of his grimmest and most impressive movies.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
December 3, 2012
Peels back the welcoming warmth and sincere innocence of small-town life to reveal the gullibility and the na´vetÚ underneath; it's a fiction about the perpetuation of fictions.
January 1, 2000
Done in fine style.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/8
July 14, 2015
Derives its power from its stark simplicity.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
May 25, 2015
This thriller's horrible fascination lies in watching the strong-willed young lady's admiration of, fondness for, and idealization of a supposed gentleman clot and curdle. The plot's marred only by a slightly rushed and convenient ending.
May 16, 2008
The suspense builds effortlessly throughout.
June 10, 2008
Hitchcock deftly etches his small-town characters and homey surroundings.
March 15, 2001
A minor classic from Hitch.
| Original Score: 4.5/5
June 24, 2006
One of Hitchcock's finest films of the '40s.
November 19, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
February 28, 2005
First-class psychological thriller.
Full Review | Original Score: A
August 2, 2005
Hitch's personal favorite and certainly one of his best.
| Original Score: 5/5
July 25, 2001
The idea of "bringing menace to a small town" certainly appeals to the master
Full Review | Original Score: B+
September 13, 2017
Eerie, disturbing thriller, with much to say about gender, feminism, the benefits of government and "Love Thy Neighbor".
March 24, 2015
If the motives of filmmakers are revealed in the frames of their more obscure pictures, then 'Shadow of a Doubt' is a resounding testament to the power of Alfred Hitchcock's vast creative engine.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
January 28, 2005
| Original Score: 5/5
March 11, 2003
| Original Score: 4/5
July 4, 2004
Maybe the most German of Hitchcock's Hollywood films.
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
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