*Key Largo*. 1948. USA. Directed by John Huston. Courtesy Warner Bros/Photofest

Key Largo. 1948. USA. Directed by John Huston. Screenplay by Richard Brooks, Huston, based on the play by Maxwell Anderson. With Lauren Bacall, Humphey Bogart, Lionel Barrymore. 35mm. 100 min.

Frank McCloud travels to Key Largo to honor the memory of a WWII buddy. When he arrives, his friend’s widow and her wheelchair-bound father welcome Frank to their humble hotel on the edge of the coast. When a mighty hurricane bears down and a posse of gangsters take over the hotel, Frank must find a way to survive both mother nature and bad guys with guns.

  1. Thursday, April 11,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
  2. Wednesday, March 13,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
This film accompanies Modern Matinees: B Is for Bacall.