Dir. J. Lee Thompson (1962) After eight years behind bars for rape, sociopath Robert Mitchum is out for revenge, stalking the small-time lawyer (played by Gregory Peck) who sent him to jail and his family—especially his 14-year-old daughter—in Thompson’s dank thriller, which was remade in 1991 by Martin Scorsese.
Sat., July 14, 5:30 p.m., 2012
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.