Film

Murders in the Rue Morgue

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Dir. Robert Florey (1932).
Made by a talented French director in Hollywood, but full of striking Germanic expressionist flourishes, this perverse horror flick starring Bela Lugosi as a nut case sideshow scientist fiend owes more to Doctor Caligari than to Poe.

Fri., Jan. 1, 8 p.m., 2010