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241 Ratings

Kiss of Death

Directed by Henry Hathaway
United States, 1947
Drama, Thriller, Film noir


Small-time crook Nick Bianco gets caught in a jewel heist, refuses to rat on his partners and goes to jail, assured that his wife and children will be taken care of. Learning that his depressed wife has killed herself, Nick informs on his ex-pals and is paroled.

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Kiss of Death Directed by Henry Hathaway

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Locarno International Film Festival

1948 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

Golden Globes (USA)

1948 | Winner: Most Promising Newcomer - Male

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