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Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25

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Mon, Jul 21, 2014

Repertory Series ArchiveRobert Wise Centennial

Born to Kill

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(1947) dir Robert Wise w/Claire Trevor, Lawrence Tierney, Walter Slezak, Audrey Long, Elisha Cook Jr. [92 min; 35mm]
This seedy film noir follows recent divorcee Helen Brent (Trevor) as she begins a torrid affair with Sam Wilde (Tierney), a man she knows to be a fiercely jealous murderer. Of course it can’t end well – especially when the sleazy couple become the victims of an even sleazier private detective and his blackmail scheme.

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Monday, July 21

  • BORN TO KILL at 3:00 PM
  • THE SET-UP at 5:00 PM

Tuesday, July 22

See BORN TO KILL in a double feature with THE SET-UP for one low price – select the Multi-Feature ticket for the earliest show you wish to attend! Brattle passes accepted.

  • Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25
Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25

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