Tattered Cover Classic | Denver Film Society

Tattered Cover Classic

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Overview

From silent-era giants to screwball geniuses, from noir masterminds to post-war auteurs, this film-and-discussion series—hosted by KUNC film critic Howie Movshovitz—invites you to rediscover such silver-screen classics as His Girl Friday, The Third Man and Breathless. Sponsored by Tattered Cover and KUNC Radio. Showtimes: First Sunday monthly (except holidays), 1pm at the Sie FilmCenter.
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Films in Program...

Tattered Cover Classic: The Wages Of Fear

Tattered Cover Classic: The Wages Of Fear

Plays Sunday, March 3rd at 1pm! Four men, working for an irresponsible American oil company in South America, take on the job of driving two trucks laden with nitroglycerine. The drama goes way beyond whether the job is worth the money.

France 1953 131 Min
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Tattered Cover Classic: Wild Strawberries

Tattered Cover Classic: Wild Strawberries

Plays Sunday, April 7th at 1pm! An aging doctor, selfish and grumpy, is to receive a major award at a university. His journey by car with his daughter-in-law puts him through the kind of emotional trial that makes him finally worthy of the award, as a person, not just a physician.

Sweden 1957 91 Min
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Tattered Cover Classic: Knife In The Water

Tattered Cover Classic: Knife In The Water

Plays Sunday, May 5th at 1pm A middle-aged couple who are not getting along well, pick up a hitchhiker and then invite the young man to join them on their boat. It’s all unsettling and dangerous from the start as it grows incrementally from something smallish, to something much bigger.

Poland 1962 94 Min
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Tattered Cover Classic: Stolen Kisses

Tattered Cover Classic: Stolen Kisses

Plays Sunday, June 2nd at 1pm! One of the five semi-autobiographical films Truffaut made with his alter ego, actor Jean-Pierre Leaud as Antoine Doinel. Here, Antoine gets out of the army and continues his life-long search for understanding of his relationships with women.

France 1968 90 Min
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