The Small Hours. 1962. USA. Written and directed by Norman C. Chaitin. With Michael Ryan, Lorrain Avins, Henry Madden. 93 min.
An advertising executive and some friends go on an all-night pub crawl and lament about life, love, society, and existence in general. The Small Hours premiered in August 1962 at the 55th Street Playhouse, as a benefit for MoMA’s Department of Film Preservation Fund.