1973 | Neo-Noir | 111 minutes | English
Why Stream This Film?
- Rotten Tomatoes Score (Critics Consensus): 83%
- BAFTA Awards: Winner, Best Actor (Walter Matthau)
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Thanks to Siegel’s impeccable direction and imaginative script, Howard Rodman and Dean Riesner fashioned a compelling struggle between brains and brawn.
Director Don Siegel has decorated the movie with a lot of colorful bit characters including a chatty, sex-obsessed woman, but the action sequences give the film its content as well as style.
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