Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Matinee Thursday @ Epiphany : The Night of the Hunter


January 3, 2013

Program Locations:


Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters

MGM/UA; Directed by Charles Laughton

Black and White; Not Rated; 91 minutes; 1955

Charles Laughton’s only film as a director is considered a unique masterpiece of American cinema. A psychopathic preacher goes on the trail of hidden money, the secret of which is held by two children. A weird, manic fantasy in which evil confronts the power of innocence.

Chat with a librarian now

Keep Up With NYPL Events

Subscribe to our newsletters:

NYPL Programs

NYPL Family Programs

Programs for educators:

Teaching & Learning