Dir. Elaine May (1976).
The greatest film John Cassavetes never made features the man himself, along with sidekick Peter Falk, as a two-bit racketeer taking a journey through downtown Philadelphia to the end of the night. Reeling from one manic outburst to the next, Elaine May’s pastiche is as much satire as homage.
Wed., Nov. 9, 6:45 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 13, 12:30 p.m., 2011