September 22, 2014
Anthony Mann's technique is Huston's but sharpened into the hardest noir edge
March 6, 2008
Hard as nails Anthony Mann noir classic starring Dennis O'Keefe and June Lockhart.
May 26, 2006
Alton's cinematography is a thing of low-budget joy; using the very darkest blacks and the brightest whites smashed together in the same frame.
May 1, 2006
Subtext is king in Anthony Mann's noirs, with engrossing, underlying social, political, and psychological traumas compensating for caricatural dialogue, monotonous performances, and plodding plot twists.
March 21, 2005
Brought to wider attention the immense skills of B-film director Anthony Mann.