The Blue Gardenia Reviews

February 25, 2013
The weakness in this case clearly lies in a script by Charles Hoffman, which is hackneyed and tedious from beginning to end.
Top Critic
February 25, 2013
The somewhat wilted plot manages to take on an unaccustomed bloom in Fritz Lang's direction and the acting of an adept cast.
July 6, 2010
A stock story and handling keep The Blue Gardenia from being anything more than a regulation mystery melodrama.
February 9, 2006
Relatively minor but still gripping film noir.
January 1, 2000
[A] little-seen thriller from Fritz Lang's rich and strange late period.