Part of the Program: Tuesday Nights at the Movies

The Killing (1956/85 minutes)

7:30 pm
9:30 pm

The prodigious gifts of young filmmaker Stanley Kubrick are artfully displayed in this, his third feature film, a tight, tense, and suspenseful film noir about a “perfectly” planned racetrack robbery. Outstanding high-key, black-and-white photography by Lucien Ballard illuminates a surreal rogues’ gallery of iconic “B” actors including Sterling Hayden, Marie Windsor, Timothy Carey, and Elisha Cook, Jr.