Murder Is My Beat

A lean, fast-paced thriller for those who like hard-boiled detectives and hard-time dames.
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  • ORIGINAL ASPECT RATIO - 1.85:1
  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 17 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: January 8, 2013
  • Originally Released: 1955
  • Label: Warner Archive Collection (MOD)

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User Ratings: 15
Rating: B- -- "Murder is my Beat" is not one of your better films of the film noir genre. But, this black & white thriller directed by Edgar G. Ulmer has enough going for it to permit a recommendation. Full Review
Movie Chambers
Jan 26, 2013
Visually superb cross between the whodunit and the film noir crime thriller. Full Review
Classic Film and Television
Jan 18, 2005
Rating: B+ -- Packs some punch. Full Review
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Jun 4, 2004
Most of its expressionist-tinged visual flourishes are withheld until the very end, with a final twist that's legitimately thrilling. Full Review
Slant Magazine
Jun 28, 2013
Rating: 2.5/4 -- Edgar G. Ulmer was Poverty Row's poet laureate of despair. Full Review
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)
Feb 8, 2013

Description by OLDIES.com:

Pretty Eden Lane earned herself a one-way ticket to the slammer for the murder of her boyfriend. But the cop escorting Eden to prison has his doubts about her guilt -- especially when Eden glances out their train window and claims she sees the dead man, very much alive.

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  • Sales Rank: 3,979
  • UPC: 883316691670
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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