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2.9
25 Ratings

Black Widow

Directed by Nunnally Johnson
United States, 1954
Drama, Crime, Thriller

Synopsis

A married Broadway producer is taken with an innocent young woman who wants to be a writer and make it on Broadway. He decides to take her under his wing, but it’s not long before the young lady is found dead in his apartment.

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Black Widow Directed by Nunnally Johnson

Critics reviews

I’ve never thought that Nunnally Johnson’s Black Widow (1954), a New York whodunit in 2.55:1 CinemaScope, was a masterpiece, either at the age of 11 when I saw it in first-run or tonight, when I saw it on Twilight Time’s Blu-Ray, even if it held my interest both times, and even moved me at times (especially Reginald Gardiner’s character and performance).
October 28, 2018
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