The Pleasure Garden

A film by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring Virginia Valli, Carmelita Geraghty, Miles Mander

Hitchcock’s first film as director demonstrates many of his obsessions from the first frame onwards – a cascade of chorus girls’ legs tripping down a spiral staircase. A melodrama complete with apparitions, exotic locations and a sojourn in Italy, this is also the first of Hitchcock’s many films about a woman marrying – to perilous effect – a man she doesn’t really know.

 

Technical Information

Production Year
1926
Country of Production
United Kingdom
Language
Silent
Running Time
90 mins

Past Screenings (since April 2nd, 2009)

Sunday, Aug 11, 2013
3:30pm

See http://musicboxtheatre.com/showtimes for all currently scheduled films.

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