NRPL Film Series: THE BIG HEAT (1953)

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NRPL Film Series: THE BIG HEAT (1953)

A dedicated police sergeant (Glenn Ford) looking into the apparent suicide of a corrupt cop is suddenly ordered by his superiors to stop the investigation. Driven to unravel the mystery, he runs afoul of a politically powerful crime syndicate. Starring Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Jocelyn Brando; Directed by Fritz Lang – 89 mins

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This film is part of the Fall 2023 NRPL Film Series: FILM NOIR. In this series, New Rochelle librarian and film historian Chris Poggiali will introduce and discuss four classics of film noir, the moody, dark, and dangerous crime dramas that emerged from the Hollywood studios in the 1940s and ‘50s.