A must have film noir for collectors of the genre. This is a good print of classic Orson Welles film.Published 28 days ago by Norman Dawson
A beautiful example of the "film noir" genre. Featuring great performances by Hayworth and Wells in a vintage film. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Alderson
I love Orson Welles' films. I like hearing Peter Bogdanovich talk about them, because he's such an inside authority in the industry, but in this one he never once refers to any... Read morePublished on Feb. 23 2013 by whitefire390
No, not Welles' best film. It couldn't be, since "The Lady From Shanghai" was actually a chance for Welles to get back in good with the studio system, a.k.a. Read morePublished on July 2 2004 by J. COSBY
Stupidity--not innocence, not heroism, not any virtue at all--is the major theme of *The Lady from Shanghai*. Read morePublished on Nov. 9 2003 by Coram
An often bewildering parody of film noir in particular and Hollywood conventions in general, Columbia relegated "The Lady from Shanghai" to B-movie status due to... Read morePublished on Oct. 18 2003 by Eddie Konczal
Things are not what they seem is a dead on description of this film!
You're never really sure what is going on, which is the point of course! Set-up? Read more