This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
(Watched 03.11.16 - for Movie Club - See this list: letterboxd.com/tedprior/list/movie-club/detail/ )
Oh man, this was meant to be such a slam dunk, and we hated it so much!
First of all, yes, it looked beautiful, and the performances were great (especially Gloria Grahame) and the film was expertly made.
And on paper is was SO for us, Bogart, directed by Nicholas Ray, a noir, an adaptation of a Dorothy B Hughes novel.
This movie is, as my wife said,…