Shining Through
Shining Through (1992)

Kewpie-doll voiced Melanie Griffith does a sexed-up Nancy Drew turn in David Seltzer's adaptation of Susan Issacs' novel Shining Through. Set during World war II, Griffith plays Linda Voss, a spunky New York girl who applies for a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 31, 1992
DVD Release Date: January 11, 2005
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Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Pete Croatto

fails as an espionage thriller, but also as a romance

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Griffith as an American spy posing as a German during WWII. Gimme a break!!!

Clint Morris

The word 'bore' comes to mind

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Wildaly M
Totally unrealistic. I mean, really? Secretary who happens to know German turned into full-time secret spy in Nazi Germany? I guess if you don't think too… More
jay nixon
could have been a good film with a little polish and different actors in the leads
Dean McKenna
This war-drama of the Forties with Michael Douglas and Melanie Griffiths is so clever and effective homeage.
Leo L
Great movie.
Red Lats
If you don't think too much, its a good movie. Melanie Griffith spying for the Americans as a German domestic even though her story about her background… More