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Kiss of Death (1947)

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Commentary 1: Film noir critics Alain Silver & James Ursini Rating:8.0/10 (1 vote) [graph]Login to vote or review
Reviewed by The Cubist on July 17th, 2006:Find all reviews by The Cubist
They cite the movie as an important example of docu-noir, a hybrid of the documentary and film noir. Silver and Ursini point out all the real locations used in the movie and how they provide a level of realism that you canít get with sets. They also point out that Kiss of Death is one of the few noirs narrated by a woman and they do an excellent job analyzing the filmís themes and style.