The Velvet Touch
The Velvet Touch (1948)

Based upon a story by William Mercer, The Velvet Touch stars Rosalind Russell as Valerie Stanton, a celebrated Broadway actress whose latest smash comedy is coming to the end of its successful run. The play's producer, Gordon Dunning,… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 13, 1948
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Sean Axmaker
Turner Classic Movies Online

(The)staging is more theatrical than cinematic, appropriate perhaps for a film so steeped in the culture of Broadway but less effective in building tension...

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A sparkling crime melodrama richly steeped in theatrical atmosphere.

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jay nixon
Great performances from Rosalind Russell, Claire Trevor and Sydney Greenstreet and an enjoyable story make this one well worth seeking out. Neat twist ending!