My Name is Julia Ross
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Cult figure and B-movie auteur Joseph H. Lewis directed this taut exercise in film noir. Julia Ross (Nina Foch), an American receiving medical treatment in London, finds herself short on money and takes a job as secretary for Mrs. Hughes (May Whitty), the matriarch of a large estate. Julie meets Mrs. Hughes' son Ralph (George Macready), a mysterious gentleman with a facial scar, shortly before eating lunch and falling into a deep sleep. When she awakes, she's in a different home with a high fence, and everyone around her insists that she's Ralph's wife, just home after a stay… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It may not fit the typical mode of a film noir (no detectives, femme fatales, not an urban setting), but its certainly shot like one and it wastes no time - it's a brisk, thrilling movie."
‑ Eric Melin,
"Director Lewis, like his script, works to keep us unbalanced."
‑ Jeremy Heilman,
"A beauty."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"... a minor but impressive showpiece: crisply directed, smartly shot, handsomely mounted."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies Online
"Inventive crime thriller full of personal touches and a gripping story."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"A calling-card work yet fascinatingly filled with feminist strands"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"A sterling example of noir thriller efficiency."
‑ Nick Schager, Lessons of Darkness
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