Title

Killer's kiss: Starring Frank Silvera and Jamie Smith

Medium
DVD          ISBN/Control: 956750
Class 1
Director
Publisher/Date
METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER STUDIOS INC.: 1955
Subject
Age Classification
12
Value
6.00
Duration
64 Minutes
Notes

Synopsis : Stanley Kubrick's second feature film, Killer's Kiss, made the world take notice. The young moviemaker won acclaim for this dazzling film noir about a struggling New York boxer (Jamie Smith) whose life is imperiled when he protects a nightclub dancer (Irene Kane) from her gangster boss (Frank Silvera). Using his camera as a sandpaper block, Kubrick stripped away the veneer from the prizefight and dancehall worlds. Killer Kiss not only lends considerable insight into future Kubrick classics - such as The Killing and Full Metal Jacket - but is also a remarkable film in its own right: the boxing match maybe the most vivious this side of Raging Bull, and the famed final battle remains an action tour-de-force.

This film is a 12-certificate.

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