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Sunday, Oct 10, 2021 7:00 PM
Dir. Jean-Pierre Melville | France | 1970 | 140 min. | NR | 4K DCP
In French with English subtitles
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General Admission General Admission - $11.50
General Admission Senior - $9.50
General Admission Child - $9.50

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Part of Heist!

Alain Delon plays a master thief, fresh out of prison, who crosses paths with a notorious escapee (Gian Maria Volonté) and an alcoholic ex-cop (Yves Montand). The unlikely trio plot a heist against impossible odds — until a relentless inspector and their own pasts seal their fates. Jean-Pierre Melville’s LE CERCLE ROUGE combines honorable antiheroes, coolly atmospheric cinematography, and breathtaking set pieces to create a masterpiece of crime cinema. (Synopsis courtesy of Criterion Collection)

“Grimly elegant….” —Richard Brody, New Yorker

“A classic cornerstone of the heist genre from a master of the nouvelle vague.” —David Parkinson, Empire

“There are unforgettable tableaux of movement, meticulously executed with wordless cool.” —Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

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