1945. France. Dir: Marcel Carné. With Arletty, Jean-Louis Barrault. 190 min.
Take a woman loved by actors, thieves, and aristocrats. Add theater, duels, intrigue, and murder. Top it off with piercing visuals, realized through majestic mise-en-scene and a cast of WWII resistance agents, and you have the definitive epic of ambition and lost love.
Tonight. 8pm. Goldsmith Family Cinema. Free.