I think the measure of a truly great movie is never getting tired of seeing it. I've watched this movie so many times since I was a kid and still get excited when I see it listed (usually TCM).
I'm trying for no spoilers here:
A film noir with a first class cast. Not the standard. This is one of the reasons, I think, this film stands out.
The music/soundtrack is one of a kind. Intoxicating (I hope that doesn't sound pretentious) but you know what I mean.
Laura is not an innocent. As the movie progresses you find out she's had quite a few men (not usually what you hear in a movi