Dir. Vincent Minnelli (1946).
Minnelli’s posh contribution to gothic noir (innocent bride endangered by possibly Satanic husband) is fascinatingly miscast—Katherine Hepburn as the damsel, Robert Taylor at the sinister spouse, and Robert Mitchum as his noble brother—and stunningly shot by Karl Freund.
Tue., Oct. 4, 7 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 28, 2011