Sorry, Wrong Number Reviews

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June 20, 2019
A shocker that grips the emotions from the first foot of film.
October 10, 2008
Stanwyck was too strong to play this simpering role.
January 2, 2008
Number derives sleek hysteria from its audaciously constraining narrative strategy.
January 2, 2008
Both Lancaster and Stanwyck are excellent.
January 2, 2008
To make a movie of Lucille Fletcher's classic radio play was really to betray its best idea: that sound, not sight, is the truly paranoid sense.
November 4, 2007
Anatole Litvak's taut, gripping, highly stylized noir, based a 22 minute radio play with Agnes Moorehead, is one of the genre's very best, with a bed-ridden Stanwyck in a tour de force performance--a case study for lover of film noir.
Top Critic
June 24, 2006
Stanwyck's metamorphosis from indolence to hysteria is brilliantly executed.
March 25, 2006
Perhaps if you have a special interest in foul folks and morbidities, you will thrill to this Hal Wallis picture. Frankly, we squirmed -- and not from dread.
September 30, 2005
dark and terrifying
July 22, 2005
Vintage suspense with terrific Stanwyck, Lancaster
January 15, 2005
Fletcher adapted her celebrated 22-minute, single-character radio play into an almost equally tense screenplay, still retaining many of the eerie sound effects.
November 6, 2004
The film’s basic premise is just too compelling to resist.
October 12, 2004
October 7, 2004
A bit drawn-out, but a sensational vehicle for Stanwyck's talents
March 16, 2004
It is a carefully plotted film that leads to an extraordinary ironic climax.
July 22, 2003
A good script, but it should have been filmed with the woman who made it famous on the stage, Agnes Moorehead.
March 10, 2003
[A] taut thriller.
December 11, 2002
Effective suspense film.
October 30, 2002
October 4, 2002
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