Dir. Robert Siodmak (1944).
The most celebrated of Montez vehicle peaks too early (after her magnificent Cobra dance) but, as directed by refugee noir specialist Robert Siodmak, the process by which Cobra Island is made safe for democracy is a suitably exotic allegory of World War II.
Sat., April 23, 2 p.m., 2011
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.