Two professional killers invade a small town and kill a gas station attendant, "the Swede," who';s expecting them. Weaving together threads of the Swede';s life, Reardon uncovers a complex tale of treachery and crime, all linked with gorgeous, mysterious Kitty Collins.
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Classic Film and Television
July 06, 2010 Film noir with spectacularly photographed set pieces.Read in Source
April 08, 2008 It's a classic by a supreme exponent of that genre, German emigre Robert Siodmak.Read in Source
October 07, 2015 The movie darts around in time, constantly surprising and adding more depth to the character of The Swede. It's a psychological exploration of a man who was so worn down by life that he merely gave up.Read in Source
May 30, 2008 Nominated for four Oscars, Robert Siodmak's The Killers expands on Hemingway's short story in classic film noir style, with a dense plot that ends in an unexpected double crossRead in Source
April 08, 2008 Taken from Ernest Hemingway's story of the same title, picture is a hard-hitting example of forthright melodrama in the best Hemingway style. Performances without exception are top quality.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 As mere movie melodrama, pieced out as a mystery which is patiently unfolded by a sleuthing insurance man, it makes a diverting picture.
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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