Friday, July 12, 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.
THE LADY FROM SHANGHAI
1946 • 87 min • Directed by Orson Welles • Starring: Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane
Michael O’Hara (Orson Welles), an Irish seaman falls for Elsa Bannister (Rita Hayworth), a seductive bombshell married to wealthy lawyer Aurthur Bannister (Everett Sloane), Elsa and Aurthur frame Michael for a murder Elsa committed. Orson Welles wrote, produced, directed, and starred in this film noir thriller with a bizarre twist. Welles’ final scene is a brilliantly photographed shoot-out in a hall of mirrors.