Criss Cross

Universal Studios (1949)
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Action, Film Noir
USA | English | Black/White | 1h 28min

Burt Lancaster plays Steve Thompson, a man who seals his dark fate when he returns to Los Angeles to find his ex-wife Anna Dundee (Yvonne DeCarlo) eager to rekindle their love against all better judgement. She encourages their affair but then quickly marries mobster Slim Dundee (Dan Duryea). To deflect suspicion of the affair, Steve Thompson leads Dundee into a daylight armored-truck robbery.

Cast View all

Yvonne De Carlo Anna
Burt Lancaster Steve Thompson
Dan Duryea Slim Dundee
Stephen McNally Lt. Pete Ramirez
Esy Morales Orchestra leader
Tom Pedi Vincent
Percy Helton Frank
Alan Napier Finchley
Griff Barnett Pop
Meg Randall Helen
Richard Long Slade Thompson

Crew View all

Director Robert Siodmak
Writer Daniel Fuchs, Don Tracy
Producer Michael Kraike


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5021456212767 Blu-ray Disc B Mar 01, 2017 1 Disc Blu-ray
025192549922 DVD 1 Jul 06, 2004 Universal Noir Collection
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4250124340100 DVD May 05, 2008
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