Monday, December 22, 2014

Marcel Carne classic Hotel du Nord -- free showing tonight

The 1938 romantic melodrama is tonight's Chestnut Hill Film Group offering, free admission!

Marcel Carne classic Hotel du Nord -- free showing tonight

Hey, things could be worse. We could have bed bugs.<br />Annabella and Jean-Pierre Aumont, in "Hotel du Nord"
Hey, things could be worse. We could have bed bugs. Annabella and Jean-Pierre Aumont, in "Hotel du Nord"

A thrilling romantic melodrama in which star-crossed lovers played by the alluring Annabella and the emotive Jean-Pierre Aumont plan a double suicide at a Paris hotel, Marcel Carne’s Hotel du Nord is rich and operatic and not to be missed – especially when it’s being shown for free!

Presented by the Chestnut Hill Film Group at the Woodmere Art Museum, 9201 Germantown Ave. , tonight at 7 PM (doors open at 6:30 PM). Info:  215-247-0476

"Atmosphère, atmosphère --  do I look like atmosphère to you?”

Steven Rea Inquirer Movie Columnist and Critic
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Steven Rea has been an Inquirer movie critic since 1992. He was born in London, raised in New York City, and has lived in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Iowa City, Iowa. His column, "On Movies," appears Sundays in Arts & Entertainment, his reviews appear in the Weekend section on Fridays, and his blog, On Movies Online, can be found here. He is a member of the National Society of Film Critics.

Steven Rea's previous blog posts can be found here. Read his most recent columns and reviews, here. He is the author of the book “Hollywood Rides a Bike,” and also curates the movie stars and bicycling photo blog, Rides A Bike.

Steven Rea Inquirer Movie Columnist and Critic
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