Weekend Matinees

Mildred Pierce

Joan Crawford provides the last word in motherly sacrifice in this perverse noir melodrama of spoiled teenagers, loutish husbands, and chain restaurants. Later re-made as a Todd Haynes minsi-series wi... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 111 mins

Format: 35mm

Sat, Jun 30th at 11:30AM

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Mildred Pierce

Joan Crawford provides the last word in motherly sacrifice in this perverse noir melodrama of spoiled teenagers, loutish husbands, and chain restaurants. Later re-made as a Todd Haynes minsi-series wi... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 111 mins

Format: 35mm

Sun, Jul 1st at 11:30AM

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The Sea Hawk

High-seas privateers plunder across the screen in this fleet pirate saga with a timely interventionist message. Queen Elizabeth is counseled to appease Spain and ignore its growing Armada, but Captain... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 127 mins

Format: 35mm

Sat, Jul 7th at 11:30AM

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The Sea Hawk

High-seas privateers plunder across the screen in this fleet pirate saga with a timely interventionist message. Queen Elizabeth is counseled to appease Spain and ignore its growing Armada, but Captain... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 127 mins

Format: 35mm

Sun, Jul 8th at 11:30AM

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The Kennel Murder Case

Widely regarded as the best screen adaptation of S.S. Van Dine's Philo Vance mystery novels, THE KENNEL MURDER CASE cast William Powell as the suave detective a year before he soft-shoed his way into... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 73 mins

Format: 35mm

Sun, Jul 22nd at 11:30AM

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The Lighthouse Keepers

Co-presented by Chicago Film Society | In French with English subtitlesInitially trained as a documentary filmmaker before dabbling in the avant-garde, Jean Grémillon transitioned to narrative feature... READ MORE

Directed by: Jean Grémillon

Runtime: 73 mins

Format: 35mm

Sat, Jul 28th at 11:30AM

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Noah's Ark

Curtiz's answer to Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 telling of THE TEN COMMANDMENTS, NOAH'S ARK mixes its Old Testament parable with a modern tale of civilizational catastrophe with a World War I backdrop. The... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: 35mm

Sun, Jul 29th at 11:30AM

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Flamingo Road

Joan Crawford re-teams with Curtiz for this downmarket MILDRED PIERCE, which asks whether a carnival dancer can rise to posh confines of Flamingo Road. Crawford must beat a gauntlet of corrupt sheriff... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 94 mins

Format: 35mm

Sat, Aug 4th at 11:30AM

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Flamingo Road

Joan Crawford re-teams with Curtiz for this downmarket MILDRED PIERCE, which asks whether a carnival dancer can rise to posh confines of Flamingo Road. Crawford must beat a gauntlet of corrupt sheriff... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 94 mins

Format: 35mm

Sun, Aug 5th at 11:30AM

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