LA TRAVERSÉE DE PARIS
- 5:30 ONLY
$7 Member $12.50 Regular
(1956, Claude Autant-Lara) While sneaking four suitcases of precious pork across a blacked-out Occupied Paris, straight arrow blackmarketeer Bourvil nervously watches as out-for-adventure painter Jean Gabin hilariously talks his way past French police and German soldiers. “Explosively funny” (Pauline Kael), but with a chilling final twist. Approx. 80 min. 35mm.
“Explosively funny… the star of the film is Gabin, lusty and powerful as the man who enjoys life so much he can play games with it.”
– Pauline Kael