DON’T BOTHER TO KNOCK
Wednesday, December 16
(1952, Roy Ward Baker) Dumped by singer Anne Bancroft via letter, airline pilot Richard Widmark decides to move in on one-hotel-room-away, fancy negligée-clad Marilyn Monroe, not realizing she’s the Babysitter from Hell. Bancroft’s debut, and Monroe’s first headliner role - proof that she could in fact act (was she channeling her troubled mother?) From Mischief by Charlotte Armstrong. DCP. Approx. 76 min.