PHANTOM LADY & BLACK ANGEL
Tuesday, December 16
Starring ALAN CURTIS, ELLA RAINES, FRANCHOT TONE and THOMAS GOMEZ
(1944, Robert Siodmak) While Alan Curtis sweats out a wife-murder rap, faithful secretary Ella Raines, friend of Franchot Tone, and police inspector Thomas Gomez, desperately search for his only alibi: the nameless woman he met in a bar. Highlighted by Elisha Cook Jr.’s orgasmic drum solo. From a Woolrich novel. Approx. 87 min. 35mm.
12:45, 4:05, 7:30
Starring JUNE VINCENT, DAN DURYEA and PETER LORRE
(1946, Roy William Neill) To save her husband from the chair, June Vincent enlists the murder victim’s boozing husband Dan Duryea for a relentless search through the seamy side of town for the killer, to find him… where? Peter Lorre’s shady nightclub owner sets cigarette-smoking records in this adaptation of the Woolrich novel. Approx. 81 min. 35mm.
2:25, 5:50, 9:15
“BEAUTIFULLY CRAFTED with unpretentious skill… the authentic tang of noir is lent by Duryea, superb in (for once) a sympathetic role as the tormented musician with the faithless wife.”
– Tom Milne, Time Out (London)