The Killer That Stalked New York
The Killer That Stalked New York (1950)

In this film, a married team of diamond smugglers enter New York to fence their purloined gems unaware that the wife is carrying the highly contagious, deadly smallpox virus. The crooks ensconce themselves in a hotel without realizing that… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 1, 1950
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

Unfortunately, the script of Harry Essex, based on a factual magazine piece, has a bad tendency to ramble and to confuse two separate hunts. And the performances of the principal characters, while adequate, have little punch.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

There's not much in the way of thrills or surprises in this minor film noir.

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Emanuel Levy

A second-tier film noir of the 1950s

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Sean Axmaker

... it plays as a kind of low-budget retake on Panic in the Streets and Earl McEvoy spends more time with the officials than with the crooks, who are far more interesting.

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jay nixon
Overly earnest in the 50's way with Keyes as a modern Typhoid Mary and many scenes really more proclamations than narrative. Still not without its… More