(1966, dir. Gillo Pontecorvo, w/ Brahim Haggiag, Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Samia Kerbash )
A surprisingly objective account of the Algerian uprising against French rule that led to declaration of independence in 1962. Apparently used as a training movie for the US military for its authentic portrayal of guerilla warfare tactics. Features an excellent score from Ennio Morricone. KWFILM INFO (Astor rating)
(1953, dir. Henri-Georges Clouzot, w/ Yves Montand, Vera Clouzot, Peter van Eyck)
The Wages Of Fear will start at approximately 9:23pm, and finish at approximately 11:52pm.
A Central American oil field manager offers huge money to drivers who will take nitroglycerine into the jungle to put out an oil well fire. Complete version with 40 minutes of new footage. Opening village scenes are unforgettable. French/English subtitlesFILM INFO (Astor rating)
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