Laura by Elizabeth Reinhardt
(Fox Film Noir)

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Nominated for five Academy Awards®, this stylish mystery thriller twists and turns with new suspects, new evidence and unexpected revelations. A wealthy journalist (Clifton Webb) becomes entranced with a beautiful young career woman named Laura (Gene Tierney). But shortly before her wedding to a dashing young playboy (Vincent Price), she is found murdered. Stirred by her portrait, the detective (Dana Andrews) assigned to her case finds that he, too, is strangely under Laura's spell.

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Published March 1, 2009 by 20th Century Fox.
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When Mark tries out his own meeting with Shelby, he finds himself beset by a “delegation” of suspects, the fretful threesome made up of Shelby, Waldo, and Ann (revealed as Shelby’s erstwhile benefactor and would-be fiancée, if only Laura hadn’t attracted him away from her).

Mar 23 2005 | Read Full Review of Laura (Fox Film Noir)

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No better is Clifton Webb's feminine Lydecker, a hypocritical intellectual (“Haven't you any sense of privacy?” he caws to McPherson shortly after recounting his own meddlesome role in Laura's life) who despises McPherson's “muscular and handsome” physicality, or Treadwell, whose blasé immorality...

Mar 17 2005 | Read Full Review of Laura (Fox Film Noir)

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