HIGHWAY 301 / DEATH IN SMALL DOSES
May 22 only
A gang of desperate armed robbers led by a psychotic killer spread a wave of terror throughout the southeast, wantonly killing anyone who gets in their way. One of the last great gangster noirs, breathlessly paced and brutally violent. Based on a true story. Starring Steve Cochran, Virginia Grey, Gaby Andre, Robert Webber, Aline Towne. Photographed by Carl E. Guthrie. Written and directed by Andrew L. Stone. In B&W. 83 mins. 1950.
At 8:00pm only!
DEATH IN SMALL DOSES
Tawdry B expose’ about the illegal amphetamine racket! Long-haul truckers are the targets of this heinous web of destruction that keep sending drugged drivers to their doom. A tough-minded federal agent is called in to straighten things out. As 50s trash-noir goes, this one rates awfully high. Starring Peter Graves, Mala Powers, Chuck Connors, Merry Anders. Photographed by Carl E. Guthrie. Directed by Joseph M. Newman. In B&W. 79 mins. 1957.
At 6:15pm and 9:45pm
Tickets are good for one or both movies.
I WAKE UP DREAMING — Ten sensational days and nights of pre-code crime, proto-noir, and film noir featuring thirty classics and curios spanning the years 1932 to 1965. These incredible films have been pulled from the vaults of the Warner Archive and programmed exclusively for the Roxie Theater by Elliot Lavine.
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