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HARRY BELAFONTE IN 1959

March 6 - 8 at the Trylon

Belafonte stole every scene in this pair of films that took on racism as the defining element of American social conflict.

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Starts Fri, March 6

THE WORLD, THE FLESH, AND THE DEVIL

(1959, DCP, 95m) dir Ranald MacDougal w/Harry Belafonte, Inger Stevens, Mel Ferrer. Shot in stark black-and-white Cinemascope, this film follows a lone Pennsylvania miner (Belafonte) as he wanders through a post-apocalyptic landscape. When he discovers another survivor, a white woman (Stevens), they become friends—until another survivor, a white man (Ferrer), arrives. FRI 7:00 SAT 9:00 SUN 3:00

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Starts Fri, March 6

ODDS AGAINST TOMORROW

(1959, 35mm, 96m) dir Robert Wise w/Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame. In this acclaimed film noir, three men plot a bank robbery. But the volatile bigotry of Slater (Ryan) may lead to their ruin.  FRI 9:00 SAT 7:00 SUN 5:00

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