Panic in the Streets


Dir. Elia Kazan (1950).
Kazan’s lone action flick, this tightly directed tale of callous gangsters and medical detection is rich with B-movie virtues, including flavorsome New Orleans locations and such choice secondarios as Jack Palance and the soon-to-be blacklisted Zero Mostel.

Tue., Oct. 13, 2:45, 6:20 & 10:10 p.m., 2009

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 6, 2009

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