Night of the Hunter
(Charles Laughton, 1956).
Laughtons lone directorial effort is a unique synthesis of German Expressionism and D.W. Griffith, pitting a saintly Lillian Gish against Robert Mitchums murderous preacherone of the great psychopaths in American cinema.
Sun., March 1, 5 p.m.; Mon., March 2, 6:30 p.m., 2009
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