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John

I agree with other comments, which I think add up to nicely directed, taut movie all round - liked the desert scenery, loved the handful of late 40s early 50s cars. I agree with the idea of a underlying theme of power and dehumanisation/shaming. Ida Lupino delivers the goods as usual. 6.5 - ...Read more

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Terri

Great desert scenery

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Daniel

Great film about power dynamic and dehumanization.

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John

Didn't think about it until I saw Daniel's post - I agree, quite strong elements of power and shaming regularly throughout. Might be an interest of Lupino's, significant theme I think in Women's Prison in which Ida played the brutal prison director. I used to enjoy her strong performance in ...Read more

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Pilar

A classic thriller.

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Lay

Love these older, simple films.

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Judith

Good