Dir. Roger Corman (1962).
Possibly the most alarming B movie of 1962, Roger Cormans anti-segregationist screen-scorcher, shot on location in an Ozark town, is both ferociously topical and impressively timeless. William Shatners pre Star Trek turn as the ultimate rabble-rousing white devil is a performance as unprecedented in its way as Andy Griffiths in A Face in the Crowd.
Wed., Nov. 4, 7:15 p.m., 2009