Left Header Right Header
Header 3a   Header Right End A Header Right End B Space
Header Left 3b
Movie Reviews Movie Trivia
FREE Membership MatchFlick Friday - Win Free DVDs

Member Login  [help]
Member Trends
 Top 10 List
 Exclusive Interviews
 Horror Club
 Zombie Club
Movie News
 Current News
 News Archives
Message Board
 Go To The Forum
Cool Statistics
 Member Stats
 Trivia Stats
Columns   [more]
 They're Not The ...
 Time Does Fly Wh...
 Before Minimum O...
 A Story Of Brave...
 Column Archives
Popular Movies  [more]
 World War Z
 Mission Impossible 4
 Twilight Breaking Dawn
Popular People  [more]
 Leonardo DiCaprio
 Megan Fox
 Tom Cruise
 Join for FREE
 About MatchFlick
 Privacy Policy
 Guess That Scene
 RSS Feeds
The Kiss of Death
MatchFlick Member Reviews

1 review / review this flick

The Kiss of Death 1947

From Amazon: Richard Widmark's bravura debut as snickering gangster Tommy Udo, and particularly his infamous encounter with an old woman in a wheelchair, enjoys such pop cachet that the movie itself has been somewhat underrated. More's the pity. Henry Hathaway's third entry in 20th Century–Fox's series of post–WWII thrillers is just about the best of the bunch. These films incorporated the semidocumentary techniques and wondrously persuasive on-location shooting Hollywood learned from Italian neorealism and the wartime filming of some of its own best directors. Kiss of Death is more fictional than documentary in thrust, with a solid...

Directed By:
No image existsHenry Hathaway
No image existsVictor Mature
No image existsRichard Widmark
No image existsBrian Donlevy
No image existsKarl Malden
No image existsColeen Gray
No image existsAnne Grey

Member Reviews Add to Favorites A Favorite of... Buy/Rent on DVD
Subscribe to MatchFlick Movie Reviews through RSS Read Reviews / Post Review

The Kiss of Death Movie Review by Derringer (12/21/2013)

Released in 1947 - I found that I was actually quite impressed with this taut, well-paced Crime/Thriller from Hollywood's heyday. Its story was fairly believable, its characters were convincingly portrayed by a good cast of actors, and its director Henry Hathaway, certainly showed a real keen sense of competence when it...

(complete The Kiss of Death review by Derringer)

  Terms of Use | Press | Contact Us
Partnership and Advertising Opportunities | Movie Database | Merchandise

©2004-2017 MatchFlick®. All rights reserved.

Web Analytics