Outside the Law Reviews

October 25, 2020
It doesn't quite have the personal touches that Browning's later films would have, but it's a strong entertainment nonetheless.
October 24, 2020
...the elaborate, stylized sets used to represent San Francisco's Chinatown are a delight as is the palatial "Spencer home" where a key scene takes place.
November 6, 2019
Those who like crook melodrama with scenes in Chinatown ave certainly going to like Outside the Law, for it is much bigger than anything of the kind we have seen.
March 31, 2014
It's lucky for the film that when Priscilla Dean isn't onscreen, Lon Chaney usually is, since those two are by and large the only humans that give it any kind of spice.
August 5, 2013
Inventive crime drama about jewel thieves, with romance, emotion, glamour and suspense.