Suspense: The Brush Off

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  • 2007
  • 29 min
  • 6.3  (26)

Suspense: The Brush Off is a classic film-noir thriller from 1950, directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Leslie Nielsen, Mary Sinclair, George Reeves, and Gene Lyons. The movie takes place in a small town where a successful artist, Rick Anderon (Gene Lyons), lives with his wife Julie (Mary Sinclair). The couple's marriage has been on the rocks, as Julie is growing increasingly frustrated with Rick's infidelity and his negligent behavior towards their relationship. One day, Rick meets a new model named Daphne (Doris Lloyd), who he becomes infatuated with and begins an affair with, further fueling Julie's suspicions.

However, the situation takes a dark turn when Rick's mistress is found murdered, and he becomes the prime suspect in the investigation. Julie, who was home alone the night of the murder, becomes desperate to clear her husband's name and protect her family from further harm.

Leslie Nielsen plays the role of Detective Carroll, the investigating officer, who becomes suspicious of Rick's alibi and begins to piece together the evidence against him. His investigation leads him to Julie, who becomes increasingly paranoid and fearful as she realizes that she may be the only one who can provide the evidence to clear her husband's name.

As the investigation unfolds, the tension and suspense build to a nail-biting climax that will leave audiences on the edge of their seats. The movie features stunning cinematography and a haunting soundtrack, adding to the film's eerie and unsettling atmosphere.

The stellar cast delivers powerful performances, particularly Mary Sinclair in her portrayal of an increasingly desperate and unhinged wife. Leslie Nielsen also shines in his role as the determined detective, bringing a sense of authority and realism to the character.

Overall, Suspense: The Brush Off is a gripping thriller that has stood the test of time, cementing itself as a classic of the genre. It's a must-watch for fans of film-noir, suspense, and mystery, offering a captivating story filled with twists and turns that will keep viewers guessing until the very end.

Suspense: The Brush Off is a 2007 drama with a runtime of 29 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

Suspense: The Brush Off
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  • Runtime
    29 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (26)