The Big Sleep
  • The Big Sleep

Bogart and Bacall

Co-stars who later became husband and wife, Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall are one of the most famous couples in screen history. Bogart and Bacall made four movies together—all well-regarded film noirs that we show in February from 35mm in Morley Lecture Hall. Admission to each is $11; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, students $8.

Friday, February 10, 2017, 7:00 pm to 8:40 pm
Sunday, February 12, 2017, 1:30 pm to 3:10 pm

The wary owner of a charter boat in wartime Martinique agrees to smuggle a French Resistance fighter onto the island. William Faulkner co-wrote this famous adaptation of Hemingway’s “worst” book, which has been called Howard Hawks’ Casablanca.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 6:45 pm to 8:40 pm
Friday, February 17, 2017, 6:45 pm to 8:40 pm

Bogart plays Philip Marlowe in this celebrated (if baffling) mystery-thriller in which Raymond Chandler’s iconic private eye becomes enmeshed with two sisters from a fabulously wealthy family.

Sunday, February 19, 2017, 1:30 pm to 3:20 pm
Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 7:00 pm to 8:50 pm

A man wrongly accused of murdering his wife hides in a woman’s apartment and eventually resorts to plastic surgery to evade capture. This “brilliantly atmospheric” (Time Out Film Guide) thriller also boasts an effective use of the subjective camera.

Friday, February 24, 2017, 7:00 pm to 8:45 pm
Sunday, February 26, 2017, 1:30 pm to 3:15 pm

A war-weary World War II veteran is forced to confront a gangster who has taken over the Florida hotel run by the family of his deceased army buddy.