Detective Story
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Though not one of Wyler's best films (it's still a play), the drama is well acted by Kirk Douglas as the tormented and obsessive cop and Lee Grant as a juvenile delinquent."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A classic film by William Wyler with memorable roles..."
‑ Michael Szymanski, Hollywood.com
"William Bendix is the best reason to see this yarn, a diverting story that never makes an impression proportionate to the talent of its cast and crew."
‑ Nick Davis, Nick's Flick Picks
"Wyler não consegue escapar da origem teatral do texto, mas imprime energia ao filme, que também é beneficiado por uma atuação estupenda de Douglas e por ótimas performances de Bendix, Parker e Grant (em sua estréia no cinema)."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"Depressing"
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"the film's histrionics haven't aged perfectly"
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
"Overwrought morality play."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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