Film

Touch of Evil

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Dir. Orson Welles (1958) With a cast of thousands and just as many indelible scenes (personal favorite: Mercedes McCambridge’s leather-jacketed butch menacing Janet Leigh), Welles’s down-and-dirty noir stars the director himself as a bloated, corrupt border cop whose fate is foretold by Marlene Dietrich’s crystal-ball gazer: “Your future’s all used up.”

Sat., July 14, 1:30, 3:30, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m., 2012