Wednesday, June 25, 2014
USA, 1971, 35mm, 121m
A dynamic, fast-moving heist thriller set in Hamburg, in which a security consultant (Warren Beatty) and a call girl (Goldie Hawn) plot to rob the safe deposit boxes of three criminals. With Gert (Goldfinger) Fröbe as the bank’s manager and a great Quincy Jones score.
Bite the Bullet
USA, 1975, 35mm, 132m
Lining up a stellar cast—Gene Hackman, James Coburn, Ben Johnson, Jan-Michael Vincent, and Candice Bergen—Brooks ponders human greed a second time in a gritty Western about a real-life 700-mile horse race across New Mexico in 1906 that tests the physical and moral limits of its contestants.