Pssst, want to check out Gaslight in our new look?
See all comments
Boyer does a wonderful job of making you hate him: he's truly one of the slimiest and most unpleasant of film noir villains. Brilliant performances and beautiful art direction and costumes, even if aspects of the plot stretch credulity.
Maybe this and the even better Double Indemnity split the Best Picture vote at the Oscars that year to allow Going my Way to win.
Definitely did a double take when I realized Angela Lansbury was playing the trollop.
Here in two parts:
to see which of your friends have seen this movie!
In 7 official lists
View all lists this movie is in
This movie ranks #78 in AFI's 100 years...100 thrills
This movie ranks #145 in Academy Award Best Picture Nominees
This movie ranks #169 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
This movie ranks #286 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
This movie ranks #286 in TSPDT 1000 Noir Films
This movie ranks #323 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
This movie ranks #1047 in Doubling the Canon