The House on Carroll Street
The House on Carroll Street (1988)

Yes, there are commies under the bed. But are there Nazis there too? Emily Crane (Kelly McGillis) is a modestly successful Life photo editor living in 1950s New York, until she is called before the Senate Un-American Activities Committee to… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1988
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2003
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

There is a kind of movie sequence which Alfred Hitchcock always did well, and which most later directors have chosen not to do at all.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality & Practice

Probes the moral issues involved in recruiting former Nazis to secure America's scientific lead over the Russians in the Cold War.

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Red Lats
I've always liked Kelly McGillis (Witness and Top Gun come to mind), so I had to watch this movie. The House on Carroll Street' is a slow-paced… More
Bruce Bruce
This is an awesome movie that I never heard about when it was released in 1988, due to being out of the country and movie watching was very limited. Kelly… More
John Ballantine
A passable movie that has not aged well.