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Maltese Falcon screening with postshow discussion

Date:
Wednesday, September 21st 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Description

In this noir classic, detective Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) gets more than he bargained for when he takes a case brought to him by a beautiful but secretive woman (Mary Astor). As soon as Miss Wonderly shows up, trouble follows as Sam’s partner is murdered and Sam is accosted by a man (Peter Lorre) demanding he locate a valuable statuette. Sam, entangled in a dangerous web of crime and intrigue, soon realizes he must find the one thing they all seem to want: the bejeweled Maltese falcon. NR / 100 min. Free to Attend. Join us for a postshow discussion on Film Noir moderated by Illinois State University’s William Thomas McBride.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Department of English
Phone:
(309) 438-3652
Email:
eabarna@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://english.illinoisstate.edu/