Cornered (1945)

Canadian WW II pilot Gerard (Dick Powell) intends to track down and kill collaborationist Marcel Jarne, the man responsible for the wartime death of Gerard's French wife. The trouble is, Jarne has never been effectively identified by… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 25, 1945
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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...basically, we have a revenge plot, with a reckless, impetuous man willing to go to any lengths to find the man he's after.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A humorless, no-nonsense revenge thriller directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced by Adrian Scott.

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Veronique Kwak
one aspect of film noir (in 1940s, the post-war period) focuses on the WWII veterans' ill-adjustments traumatized by the loss the war has caused them,… More
Michael Gildea
Cornered is a decent representation of film noir, just not a shining example. Dick Powell plays a bull in a chinashop trying to get revenge on he man… More