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Film Noir: Asphalt Jungle


July 29, 2012

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Please join us on Sunday, July 29 at 2 p.m. for John Huston's Asphalt Jungle (1950, 112 min) on the sixth floor of the Mid-Manhattan Library.

Film Noir is part of Mystery Summer and a full schedule is available online at: All screenings are FREE and seating is first-come, first-served.

"One of the first films to depict crime from the point of view of the deviants rather than the police, this seminal film (arguably Huston's best) had a huge influence on the genre, manifest in the early work of Kubrick—and decades later Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs" —Emanuel Levy,

Please contact Karen Ginman at or Thomas Knowlton at if you have any questions.

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