*Pressure Point*. 1962. USA. Directed by Hubert Cornfield. Courtesy United Artists/Photofest

Pressure Point. 1962. USA. Directed by Hubert Cornfield. Screenplay by S. Lee Pogostin, Cornfield, based on a story by Robert Lindner. With Sidney Poitier, Bobby Darin, Peter Falk. 91 min.

In this cat-and-mouse political thriller, a talented African American psychiatrist must treat a cunning, paranoiac Nazi sympathizer. Bobby Darin was nominated for a Golden Globe award as the patient whose horrific childhood makes him into a monster. 35mm

  1. Wednesday, February 6,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
  2. Friday, January 11,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
This film accompanies Modern Matinees: Sir Sidney Poitier.