The Big Combo
Saturday, January 22, 2011, 3:00 p.m.
Restored by UCLA Film and Television ArchiveDir. Joseph H. Lewis. 1955, 89 mins.
In one of the last great noirs, photographed by John Alton, and featuring Joseph H. Lewis’s (Gun Crazy) blend of violence and morbid sexuality, an obsessive detective pursues a savage mob boss whose motto is “First is first and second is nobody.”
Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive with funding provided by The Film Foundation.
Other DatesJanuary 21