A Kiss Before Dying
A Kiss Before Dying (1956)

In this drama, Bud Corlis, an avaricious young man kills his pregnant girlfriend so that he can remain in her wealthy family's good graces. He then makes it look like a suicide for the police. Unfortunately, the dead girl's sister… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 18, 2003
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Oswald, who never graduated past B-movies and television, makes masterful use of the frame, pitting his dark thriller elements against a full-color, widescreen frame.

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Dennis Schwartz
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This psychological thriller is penned by Ira Levin, of "Rosemary's Baby" fame...

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Stella Dallas
robert wagner will always be a lightweight. he is just not believable. have to credit director oswald and his dp lucien ballard with some beautiful compositions… More
Aj V
This movie is a cross between a melodrama and a thriller, which I think is awesome, the story is really good. I highly recommend this movie.
jay nixon
Much better than the remake, Wagner is good but much better is Mary Astor as his mother. Joanne Woodward's part is small.