Another Thin Man
Another Thin Man (1939)

Three years after the second Thin Man entry, MGM brought back the property by popular demand with Another Thin Man. As ever, William Powell and Myrna Loy star as sophisticated sleuths Nick and Nora Charles, with the added filip of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 17, 1939
DVD Release Date: August 2, 2005
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Critic Score: 81% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank S. Nugent
New York Times

We're still appreciative, but we found too many chestnuts in the dressing.

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Steve Crum

One of string of above average Wiliam Powell-Myrna Loy crime-comedies...and a joy.

Dennis Schwartz
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

This 1939 release is still watchable, though the spirit is now sitcom.

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Christopher Null

Fans of the series will enjoy seeing their favorite couple continue to lightly spar and make those cross-cultural jabs, but the end result is decidedly tepid.

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Lots of familiar faces are brought in to liven things up. But it's all rather diluted, as though the ice has melted in the dry martini.

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TV Guide

The atmosphere and sets, along with stellar performances by the principals, can't offset a weak story.

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

The solution seems more convoluted than necessary, and as usual the murderer breaks down and confesses in the end. Still, it's good to see Powell and Loy in action.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Third entry in the series is nearly up to the second.

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Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
Although the Thin Man movies get more predictable as the series goes on, the third movie is still a good movie, it's very funny.
Antonius Block
The third installment in the series, and made after William Powell's bought with cancer and loss of Jean Harlow, 'Another Thin Man' doesn't… More
Devon Bott
The third in the Thin Man series also comes up third in quality. Nick and Nora go out to Long Island to visit the manager of Nora's father's finances,… More
nefnie lee
Oh, how I love Powell and Loy; especially together. This is the fourth of the Thin Man series that I've seen, and so far, it was probably my least… More
Michael Gildea
I was expecting this to really suck considering that sticking a kid into the mix of a series usually spells its doom. But fortunately Nickie jr. is treated more… More