Criss Cross
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Steve Thompson (Burt Lancaster) returns home after a few years of knocking around the country following his divorce from good-time girl Anna (Yvonne De Carlo). Getting his old job back driving an armored car, and not even convincing himself that he's making a new start, he also wants his old wife back. When he finds Anna, he quickly learns that she is involved with gangster Slim Dundee (Dan Duryea). Nonetheless, they carry on a clandestine affair, with Steve foolishly believing that Anna will return to him. Even after she marries Slim, Steve, with her encouragement, masochistically clings… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Deluxe film noir, with rich visual style."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Solid little thriller that inspired Steven Soderbergh's "The Underneath.""
‑ Dan Lybarger, Nitrate Online
"A truly classic film noir."
‑ Bill Clark, FromTheBalcony
"All of the elements for a great film noir are here."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
"Cynical film noir of obsessive love and betrayal."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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