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FILM SCREENINGS

  • Crime without Passion

    1934. USA. Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur. 72 min.

Friday, October 17, 2008, 8:15 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Crime without Passion

    1934. USA. Written and directed by Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur. With Claude Rains, Margo. A corrupt New York defense lawyer is entangled in his own bizarre machinations. The first, and best, of Hecht and MacArthur's notorious series of runaway Astoria productions, with montage sequences by Slavko Vorkapich. Print courtesy of Universal Pictures. 72 min.