Dir. Roger Corman (1962).
Possibly the most alarming B movie of 1962, 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.
Sat., Oct. 15, 8 p.m., 2011