Based on 8 Critics
  • Deathtrap is a wonderful windup fiction machine with a few modest ambitions: It wants to mislead us at every turn, confound all our expectations, and provide at least one moment when we levitate from our seats and come down screaming. show more

  • This is an extremely faithful film adaptation of Ira Levin's gimmicky stage play. show more

  • As a psychological thriller, it's not so much either thrilling or psychological as it is wonderfully absurd. [25 Mar 1982]

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