Escape from New York! Summer Films at Jefferson Market
Escape from New York this summer, with these films set anywhere but! Mondays at 6:00pm.
June 3rd: Arabian Nights (1942;86mins.) Dir: John Rawlins. The caliph of Baghdad must go into hiding with a group of traveling performers when his brother usurps the throne. Both brothers desire a beautiful dancing girl, who is torn between power and true love. Starring John Hall, Maria Montez, Sabu
June 10th: The Night of the Hunter (1955;93mins.) Dir: Charles Laughton. Harry Powell marries and murders widows for their money, believing he is helping God do away with women who arouse men's carnal instincts. Starring Shelley Winters, Robert Mitchum, Lillian Gish.