Dir. Mervyn LeRoy (1931). Tabloid filmmaking meets tab journalism in this 1931 terminally hard-boiled Warner Bros. production, the peoples studio at its best. Taking a break from gangster roles, a convincingly cynical Edward G. Robinson stars as a self-loathing editor chained to the scummiest of newspapers.
Sun., April 11, 1:30, 5:30 & 9:30 p.m., 2010