Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen: Reinventing Hollywood
The Chase - David Bordwell in Person! | USA | 1946 | 35mm | 86 min. Director: Arthur Ripley
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Cast: Robert Cummings, Peter Lorre, Michèle Morgan In this unpredictable, weird, and stylish thriller, based on a book by Cornell Woolrich (Rear Window), a chauffeur (Cummings) runs away to Havana with his gangster boss’ wife (Morgan) and is later accused of her murder. "The Chase, long a cult film maudit, is for some aficionados the ultimate noir” (David Bordwell). The screening will be preceded by a one hour lecture and discussion from Professor Bordwell.