The Killing 1956 PG

6.00PM Wed 11 May 2022 (1hr 21mins)
GOMA | Cinema A | Ticketed

SYNOPSIS

Screening from Archival 35mm film print

‘Kubrick’s tough-as-nails heist film about a robbery at a racetrack features an incredible rogue’s gallery of great character actors, including Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Elisha Cook Jr., Marie Windsor and Timothy Carey. One of the most entertaining crime films ever made, propelled by Kubrick’s no-nonsense approach and screenwriter Jim Thompson’s biting, chiselled-in-stone dialogue.’ American Cinémathèque

PG | Mild themes and violence

CREDITS

35MM, BLACK AND WHITE, MONO, 81 MINUTES, USA, ENGLISH / DIRECTOR: STANLEY KUBRICK / SCRIPT: STANLEY KUBRICK, JIM THOMPSON, BASED ON THE NOVEL ‘CLEAN BREAK’ BY LIONEL WHITE / CINEMATOGRAPHER: LUCIEN BALLARD / EDITOR: BETTY STEINBERG / CAST: STERLING HAYDEN, COLEEN GRAY, VINCE EDWARDS / PRINT SOURCE/RIGHTS:  PARK CIRCUS