Friday, July 26, 2013; 8:30 p.m.
Location: Pickering Square, Water Street, Bangor, Maine
Contact: River City Cinema; 207.358.9396
River City Cinema presents NOIR BENEATH THE STARS in Pickering Square in Downtown Bangor, Maine. It’s 6 Friday nights of the most memorable mugs, thugs, dolls, and molls to ever hit the silver screen.
Shows begin after sundown (around 8:30 or so). Bring your own seating. Admission is FREE, and cheap concessions are available.
1961 • 106 min • Directed by J. Lee Thompson • Written by John D. MacDonald (novel), James R. Webb (screenplay) • Starring: Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum, Polly Bergen, Lori Martin, Martin Balsam, Telly Savalas
Sadistic ex-con Max Cady (Robert Mitchum) is determined to wreak havoc on the loving family of Sam Bowden (Gregory Peck), the good small-town lawyer who put him in jail years earlier. Stripped of legal recourse, the civilized Sam is slowly forced to lower himself to Max’s bestial level to protect his family in this good vs. evil thriller.