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FILM: Gangsters & Goddesses

Date:
Mon, Jun 25, 2012

Time:
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Type:
Adult Programs

Bad boys. Luminous leading ladies. Where would Tinseltown be without them? Celebrate these cinematic icons with 12 classic films featuring criminal masterminds and beguiling beauties. It's a drop-dead gorgeous offer you can't refuse.


Mondays at 6:30 pm 
June 25—August 20 (except July 23)
  • 6/25: Scarface (1932)
    A ruthless rising mobster takes on a rival gang.
  • 7/2: Gilda (1946)
    Love complicates lives of casino owner, gambler, and seductive woman. Rita Hayworth.
  • 7/9: Little Caesar (1931)
    Two hoodlums have different plans for the future. Edward G. Robinson. AFI’s Top 10 Gangster Films.
  • 7/16: Show Boat (1951)
    Kern/Hammerstein musical about two riverboat show couples’ stormy lives. Starring Kathryn Grayson & Ava Gardner.
  • 7/23: OFF
  • 7/30: The Public Enemy (1931)
    A greedy bootlegger and his honest military brother clash. James Cagney & Jean Harlow.
  • 8/6: Picnic (1955)
    An arrogant drifter falls for his friend’s girlfriend. William Holden & Kim Novak. Two Oscars.
  • 8/13: The Petrified Forest (1936)
    A depressed drifter helps an unhappy woman follower her dreams. Bette Davis & Humphrey Bogart.
  • 8/20: BUtterfield 8 (1960)
    A fashion model has second thoughts about an affair. Elizabeth Taylor (Best Actress Oscar).

Sundays at 1:30 pm
September 9—30

  • 9/9: A Place in the Sun (1951)
    A young man’s new social status brings love problems. Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters. 6 Oscars.
  • 9/16: Vertigo (1958)
    A dizzying mystery from director Alfred Hitchcock. James Stewart & Kim Novak.
  • 9/23: Some Like It Hot (1959) 
    Mob hit witnesses hide in drag in a female band. Director: Billy Wilder. Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon.
  • 9/30: The Godfather (1972)
    A reluctant son takes over the family crime business. Director: Francis Ford Coppola. Marlon Brando, Al Pacino. 3 Oscars
Shown in large-screen digital projection. Free popcorn. 

UPCOMING FILM FESTIVAL: How's Your French? (October 8—29)

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