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75th Anniversary! THE MALTESE FALCON • Screening on 35mm October 3–6

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Fri, Mar 15, 2013

Repertory Series ArchiveThe Lubitsch Touch

Ninotchka

New 35mm Print!

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Also plays Saturday, March 16.

(1939) dir Ernst Lubitsch w/Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Ina Claire, Bela Lugosi, Sig Ruman, Felix Bressart, Alexander Grenach, Gregory Gaye [110 min]
The only choice for a director to usher the great Greta Garbo into the world of comedy was obviously Ernst Lubitsch. Esteemed for his deft comedic touch delivered with graceful modernity, Lubitsch worked from a screenplay by his protégée, the masterful Billy Wilder (Some Like It Hot) to create this political satire that sets a group of austere Russian communists against Paris-in-the-Springtime capitalism and frivolity to create a great romp.

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