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A Year of Women in Cinema, Part 1: The Women Who Built Hollywood • Repertory Series March 1–8

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Tue, Jul 23, 2013

Burt Lancaster Centennial TributeRepertory Series Archive

The Killers

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Buy the Double Feature ticket and stay for BIRDMAN OF ALCATRAZ at 7:00!

(1946) dir Robert Siodmak w/Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O’Brien, Albert Dekker [103 min; 35mm]
Lancaster’s film debut was as “The Swede,” a washed-up smalltime hood who has fallen prey to femme fatale Ava Gardner. The film begins with Lancaster being gunned down with his sorry tale told in flashback as his death is investigated.

  • A Year of Women in Cinema, Part 1: The Women Who Built Hollywood • Repertory Series March 1–8
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