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Repertory Series! 'HANKSGIVING • Wednesday 11/22 – Tuesday 11/28

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Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Prime Noir of the 1940sRepertory Series Archive

Act of Violence

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ACT OF VIOLENCE

75 Years of Film Noir, Part 4: Prime Noir of the 1940s

Double Feature with CRACK-UP

(1949) dir Fred Zimmermann w/Van Heflin, Robert Ryan, Janet Leigh, Mary Astor [81 min; 35mm]
Van Heflin plays Frank, a former WWII POW who has been hailed as a hero but who hides a dark secret. Robert Ryan is Joe, his former best friend who knows Frank’s terrible secret and intends to exact retribution. As the two men circle each other in a cycle of revenge and fear, their post-war lives fall apart.

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LAURA
Wed 3/9 at 7:30 PM
THE RECKLESS MOMENT
Wed 3/9 at 5:30 9:30 PM
THE BLUE DAHLIA
Thu 3/10 at 7:30 PM
THIS GUN FOR HIRE
Thu 3/10 at 5:30 9:30 PM
*THEY LIVE BY NIGHT
Fri 3/11 at 8:00 PM
(in place of KISS OF DEATH)
MINISTRY OF FEAR
Sat 3/12 at 7:00 PM
THE BIG CLOCK
Sat 3/12 at 9:00 PM
KEY LARGO
Sun 3/13 at 2:30 7:00 PM
TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT
Sun 3/13 at 4:45 9:15 PM
ACT OF VIOLENCE
Mon 3/14 at 7:30 PM
CRACK-UP
Mon 3/14 at 5:30 9:30 PM
*KISS OF DEATH
Wed 3/16 at 5:30 7:30 9:30 PM
(in place of THEY LIVE BY NIGHT)
THIEVES’ HIGHWAY
Thu 3/17 at 7:30 PM
*THEY LIVE BY NIGHT
Thu 3/17 at 5:30 9:30 PM
(in place of FORCE OF EVIL)

 
Brattle Passes accepted. *Please note schedule changes on Fri 3/11, Wed 3/16, and Thu 3/17

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  • Repertory Series! 'HANKSGIVING • Wednesday 11/22 – Tuesday 11/28
Special Live Performance! MATT & BEN • Tuesday 12/5 & Wednesday 12/6 at 7:30

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