THE NIGHT CLUB LADY & THE BIG TIMER
Monday, March 18
Two new 35mm prints
THE NIGHT CLUB LADY
(1932, Irving Cummings) Adolphe Menjou’s supersuave NYC cop commissioner Thatcher Colt attempts to solve the New Year’s Eve murder of Texas Guinanesque hostess Mayo Methot. Riskin adapted from a mystery by the later author of The Greatest Story Ever Told! 35mm. Approx. 66 min.
THE BIG TIMER
(1932, Eddie Buzzell) Burger-flipper Ben Lyons gets his big chance in the ring, thanks to unlikely fight promoter Constance Cummings, but when success beckons, blonde society dame Thelma Todd is slinking in the wings. Screenplay by Riskin. 35mm. Approx. 72 min.