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The Postman Always Rings Twice

Drifter Frank Chambers (John Garfield) is prepared to rest his wandering feet after he lays eyes on Cora (Lana Turner), the wife of a man (Cecil Kellaway) who has offered him employment. But the sultry blonde takes advantage of the lustful man's attraction and soon has him talked into helping her murder her husband. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 113
Theater Release: 02 May 1946
Video Release: 12 Nov 2012
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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The Postman Always Rings Twice is rated Not Rated:

Director: Tay Garnett
Cast: Lana Turner, John Garfield
Studio: 1946 Warner Brothers Studios

Detailed Review

Frank Chambers (John Garfield) is a drifter with itchy feet. He takes temporary work at a rural restaurant and gas station owned by Nicholas Smith (Cecil Kellaway) and his beautiful,… 
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Why Is The Postman Always Rings Twice Rated Not Rated?

Violence: A couple attempts to electrocute a man. Characters plot and carry out a murder.… 
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What initial decision puts Frank on the path that ultimately costs him so much? Are… 
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