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Born to Kill (1947)

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Commentary 1: Film noir scholar Eddie Muller and director Robert Wise Rating:7.9/10 (7 votes) [graph]Login to vote or review
Reviewed by petershelleyau on April 19th, 2012:Find all reviews by petershelleyau
Muller does most of the talking here whilst Wise makes the occasionally separately recorded comment. Muller discusses RKO film noir, Wise as director, script and dialogue, casting, performance, costumes, locations/sets, the screenwriters, score, title change, and the film's reception. He highlights what he sees as the film's weaknesses, and is scene-specific with some pauses. Best part is Muller's anecdotes about a screening of the film with Lawrence Tierney as his guest.