Current & Upcoming Films
TORCH SINGER/SAFE IN HELL
Monday, March 4:
A young unwed mother, unable to support her illegitimate baby, decides to give the child up for adoption in order to pursue a career as a torch singer. Her progress becomes thwarted as she succumbs to a life of heavy drinking and even heavier philandering. Her downward spiral sets loose an unexpected chain of circumstances. Starring Claudette Colbert, Ricardo Cortez, David Manners, Baby LeRoy. Cinematography by Karl Struss. Directed by Alexander Hall & George Somnes. In B&W. 35mm Studio Print. 71 mins. 1933. MONDAY at 8:00 only!
SAFE IN HELL
In a squalid New Orleans hotel room, a young prostitute kills her rapist ex-boyfriend. Hastily fleeing the scene she winds up on a remote Caribbean island where she waits for her current sailor boyfriend to arrive. But she attracts the attention of a vicious local cop who, unaware of her past, hounds her into taking up with him. Circumstances lead her to only one way out. A rip-roaring pre-code melodrama with sizzle to spare! Starring Dorothy Mackaill, Donald Cook. Ralf Harolde. Cinematography by Sid Hickox. Directed by William Wellman. In B&W. Digital. 73 mins. 1931. MONDAY at 6:20 and 9:00.