The Two Mrs. Carrolls
The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947)

Humphrey Bogart plays a psychotic killer who disposes of his wives through slow ingestion of poison in The Two Mrs. Carrolls, made in 1945 but shelved for two years because of its similarity to Gaslight. Bogart is Geoffrey Carroll, an… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 20, 1992
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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

It seems to run quite long for as simple of a story it is. Most of the plot is revealed in dialogue, and the suspense isn't as strong as it could be.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Inert and overwrought crime/melodrama that never gets over being stagy despite the teaming of Humphrey Bogart and Barbara Stanwyck.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Bogart's final seconds onscreen are played for comedy; it's as if the movie itself is winking at us, to apologize for its Gothic-suspense absurdity, but also to get us to admit we enjoyed our time together.

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Sean Axmaker

... a handsomely mounted and nicely acted piece, especially when the two Hollywood greats share the screen.

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Veronique Kwak
this flick overthrows the usual typecasting for humprey bogart and babara stanwyck, the former constantly as detective hero or gangster villain; the later… More
Anthony Valletta
Intriguing pairing of Bogart and Stanwyck. Some good thrills.
jay nixon
pretty ridiculous. hardly the best for anybody involved but worth watching once
Michael Gildea
Nothing special at all. I kind of had to force myself to get through it.