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Film Noir: Narrow Margin


August 29, 2012

Please join us on Wednesday, August 29 at 7 p.m. for Richard Fleischer's The Narrow Margin (1952, 71 min) on the first 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. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Description: The Narrow Margin is a 1952 American film noir directed by Richard Fleischer and written by Earl Felton, based on an unpublished story written by Martin Goldsmith and Jack Leonard.

"A breathtakingly suspenseful low-budget crime thriller that is flawlessly directed by Richard Fleischer...This sleeper may very well be the best B-film ever made."
—Dennis Schwartz, Ozus’ World Movie Reviews

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