The Kiss Before the Mirror
The Kiss Before the Mirror (1933)

In this murder mystery, a criminal lawyer defends a man who murdered his wife in a jealous rage. Meanwhile the lawyer learns that his own wife has been having an affair.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 4, 1933
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Henry Stewart
Brooklyn Magazine

Plainly regressive...But it's also a dark tale of consuming jealousy...[and] it's got classy, subversively feminist comic relief.

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