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3.7
637 Ratings

The Postman Always Rings Twice

Directed by Tay Garnett
United States, 1946
Film noir

Synopsis

A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband… but even once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions.

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The Postman Always Rings Twice Directed by Tay Garnett

Critics reviews

While the explicit carnality of Cain’s novel is diluted, and Garfield’s Frank has a lot more “Gee whiz” to him than the canny sharper that Cain wrote, the two stars do their best to compensate for this loss with ravenous eyelocks that eloquently express all the scurrility that the Breen Office had struck from the script.
June 12, 2018
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