Friday, July 21
Directed by William Friedkin
Starring Al Pacino
(1980) Increasingly ambivalent undercover cop Al Pacino dons leather drag to hunt a gay-bashing serial killer through an assortment of West Village S&M bars, in the most controversial movie of the 80s. DCP. Approx. 102 min.
“One of the most controversial New York movies of the era. Preserves a fascinating glimpse of [the cruising] subculture, with scenes shot in real downtown leather bars.”
– Jason Bailey, Flavorwire
“It has something to offend almost everyone.”
– Frank Rich, TIME