addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscontroller-playcrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupshelp-with-circleimageimagesinstagramFill 1light-bulblinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1ShapeoutlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonprintShapeShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruserwarningyahoo

The Sunday Night Film Club - DC Chapter Message Board › New Meetup: SNFC-DC: The Killing at AFI Silver, meet at 3pm

New Meetup: SNFC-DC: The Killing at AFI Silver, meet at 3pm

user 5354845
Silver Spring, MD
Announcing a new Meetup for The Sunday Night Film Club - DC Chapter!

What: SNFC-DC: The Killing at AFI Silver, meet at 3pm

When: Sunday October 24, 3 PM

Where: AFI Silver Theater
8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Oct 24th at 3:20 for The Killing at the AFI Silver. Look for Elizabeth wearing a gray Joan Jett t-shirt in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Stanley Kubrick was 27 when he directed his third feature, creating one of film noir’s most influential works. This film marked a key transition between the end of the classic noir cycle of the ’40s and ’50s and the neonoir period of the ’60s and ’70s. Ex-con hard case Sterling Hayden assembles a crew of colorful lowlifes to pull off a daring daytime racetrack heist. Poor judgment, bad luck and a faithless wife conspire to undo their big score, and as things fall apart, this time-fractured puzzle of a story comes together. The screenplay was co-written by Kubrick and pulp great Jim Thompson; the sharp cinematography is by Lucien Ballard.

DIR/SCR Stanley Kubrick, based on the novel Clean Break by Lionel White; PROD James B. Harris. US, 1956, b&w, 85 min. NOT RATED

This film is being screened as part of the 2010 Film Noir Festival. Appearing in person will be Foster Hirsch of The Film Noir Foundation.

RSVP to this Meetup:­
Powered by mvnForum

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy