Dir. Jacques Tourneur (1947).
Quintessential noir, not least in its title, Out of the Past tracks fall guy Robert Mitchum’s destruction at the hands of femme fatal Jane Greer. Mitchum is pretty implacable himself—swaddled in the same trench coat from New York to Acapulco to San Francisco.
Fri., Feb. 18, 7 p.m., 2011