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Heroic!: Women Who Inspire • AMELIE • Thursday 7/26 at 7:00

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Thu, Jan 30, 2014

Repertory Series ArchiveDead of Winter: Bloodsucking Freaks (2014)

The Addiction

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(1995) dir Abel Ferrara w/Lili Taylor, Annabella Sciorra, Edie Falco, Christopher Walken [82 min; 35mm]
Legendary New York City bad boy director Abel Ferrara (whose MS. 45 also graces this calendar) directs Lili Taylor as Kathleen, a woman who is confronted by a vampire on the way home one night. Having been bitten, she finds herself slowly turning into a creature that fears the sun and craves human blood. As the title suggests, Ferrara’s film equates a vampire’s need for blood with drug addiction, a point brought fully home by the appearance of Christopher Walken as a ‘recovering’ bloodsucker who tries to put Kathleen on the right path.

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