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Out of the Past Reviews

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September 5, 2003
Film noir at its darkest
| Original Score: 5/5
May 20, 2003
It's very snappy and quite intriguingly played by a cast that has been well and smartly directed by Jacques Tourneur.
September 18, 2002
Top-notch noir
| Original Score: 4/5
April 18, 2001
Out of the Past (1947), (aka Build My Gallows High, its title in Britain), is one of the greatest, multi-layered film noirs of all time...
January 1, 2000
This film is excellently directed and edited. Not a moment is wasted in extraneous diversions, and the timing of each scene is impeccable.
January 1, 2000
This quintessential film noir catapulted contract player Robert Mitchum into superstardom and set the standard for the genre for years to come.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
January 1, 2000
Cinematic perfection, a Hollywood classic that's as great and as enjoyable as its reputation has promised.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
January 1, 2000
Not just one fine noir film among many. It has been a guage for the genre, even a template, over the last 50 years.
February 18, 2007
Read More | Original Score: 5/5
April 4, 2006
| Original Score: 4/5
February 23, 2004
| Original Score: 5/5
July 26, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
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