About

A seductive woman gets an innocent professor mixed up in murder.

7.8
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Directed by

Fritz Lang

Written by

Nunnally Johnson (Screenplay)
J.H. Wallis (Novel)

Runtime

99 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

It was the look in her eyes that made him think of murder.

Cast

Keywords

dream college painting film noir professor window barbed wire district attorney scissors clue

Photos

Lists

250 Quintessential Noir Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Hugo Friedhofer Arthur Lange