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Sudden Fear

A successful Broadway playwright rejects a young actor as the lead in her new play. They meet later, she's swept off her feet and marries him. He learns of her plans to leave the bulk of her fortune to a foundation and plots her murder in cahoots with an old girlfriend; the playwright learns of the plan and plots to kill her conniving husband! CAST: Joan Crawford, Jack Palance, Gloria Grahame, Bruce Bennet, Virginia Huston, Mike "Touch" Connors

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2017-07-02T00:00:00-07:00

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Storm in a Teacup

A local politician tries to break a reporter who writes a negative story about him, cruching his political ambitions. Charming chaos follows when the writer, now in love with the daughter of the politician, is sued by her father, ending in an uproarious courtroom confrontation. Featuring Vivien Leigh, Rex Harrison, and Cecil Parker.

Perfect Understanding

A comedy of manners in which Gloria Swanson and Laurence Olivier marry on the condition that each will retain his or her individual sexual freedom. But when each subsequently flaunts extra-marital episodes in the face of the other, an amusing battle of the sexes ensues. 

What Is Cinema?

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Chuck Workman's documentary "What Is Cinema?" tackles the question of its title through over 100 clips and new interviews with Mike Leigh, Jonas Mekas, Yvonne Rainer, David Lynch, video artist Bill Viola, Robert Altman, Kelly Reichardt, Costa-Gavras, Ken Jacobs, Michael Moore, critic J. Hoberman, and others, and with archival interviews from Robert Bresson, Alfred Hitchcock, Chantal Akerman, Akira Kurosawa, Abbas Kiarostami, and more. 

St. Martin's Lane

On St. Martin's Lane in London, a popular spot for street performers, a busker (Charles Laughton) works a poor girl (Vivien Leigh) into his act. As her popularity rises, he guides her to stardom even though it means sacrificing his love for her. Charles Laughton, Vivien Leigh, Rex Harrison.