The Big Heat  + In a Lonely Place Double Bill
The Big Heat  + In a Lonely Place Double Bill

The Big Heat + In a Lonely Place Double Bill 15


Please note: This was screened in Jan 2018

Fritz Lang | Nicholas Ray
Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame | Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame
184 mins, USA

Gloria Grahame Double Bill

As a New Year treat and to celebrate the release of Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool, we're delighted to present two Gloria Grahame films for the price of one in this double bill featuring a pair of her most iconic performances - in Fritz Lang's classic noir crime drama The Big Heat and Nicholas Ray’s dark and gripping suspense thriller In A Lonely Place.


13:30 - The Big Heat

Featuring one of the most scaldingly famous scenes in noir history, Gloria Grahame finds herself in hot water when an honest detective crusades against Mob-led civic corruption and hunts for vengeance, in Fritz Lang's vicious exposé.

15:15 - 15:45: Interval

15:45 - In A Lonely Place

Gloria Grahame gets caught up in a volatile relationship with Humphrey Bogart - playing a Hollywood screenwriter accused of murder - in this captivating noir classic and searing portrait of man tearing himself in two.

17:20 - End

Why not make it a triple bill and see Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (with evening screenings between Mon 1 - 4 Jan)