Criss Cross
Criss Cross (1949)

Armored car guard Steve Thompson (Burt Lancaster) should know better than to make whoopee with his no-good ex-wife Anna (Yvonne De Carlo) -- especially since she's now married to gangster Slim Dundee (Dan Duryea). Caught by Slim in a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 12, 1949
DVD Release Date: July 6, 2004
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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Deluxe film noir, with rich visual style.

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Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

Solid little thriller that inspired Steven Soderbergh's "The Underneath."

Bill Clark

A truly classic film noir.

Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
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All of the elements for a great film noir are here.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Cynical film noir of obsessive love and betrayal.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
I'd like to see this movie again, it was interesting and exciting, I liked it, but I can't remember it very vividly.
George Matalliotakis
Wonderful fatalistic film noir by Robert Siodmak. The mood is perfect and aided by an excellent black-and-white cinematography. Excellent performances too!
jay nixon
Tough, dark noir. Good performances by experts in the genre. Yvonne De Carlo is breathtakingly beautiful here and gives a fine account of a heartless shrew.… More
Anastasia Bartzoulianou
Criss-Cross is excellent on every technical aspect, has a story that's interesting enough, and so much star material that anyone can still sit down and… More
Michael Gildea
A great noir about a dumb guy. Yvonne DeCarlo is gorgeous and Lancaster plays the big dumb animal perfectly.