*Hell’s Hinges*. 1916. USA. Directed by Charles Swickard. Image courtesy Photofest

Hell’s Hinges. 1916. USA. Directed by William S. Hart, Charles Swickard. Approx. 64 min.

Screenplay by C. Gardner Sullivan. With William S. Hart, Clara Williams, Jack Standing. Notorious gunman Blaze Tracy changes his ways when the Reverend Henley and his beautiful sister Faith move to the town of Hell’s Hinges. The conflagration at the end of the film is spectacular!

  1. Friday, January 22, 2016,
    1:30 p.m.

    Mezzanine, Education and Research Center, Theater 3
    The Museum of Modern Art
    Piano accompaniment by Donald Sosin
  2. Thursday, January 7, 2016,
    1:30 p.m.

    Mezzanine, Education and Research Center, Theater 3
    The Museum of Modern Art
    Piano accompaniment by Ben Model
This film accompanies Modern Matinees: A Pioneer Cowboy.