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Pre-Code Film Festival Tall, Dark & Dangerous Men

the Public Enemy (1931)

2017-03-23 18:30:00 2017-03-23 20:30:00 America/New_York Pre-Code Film Festival Tall, Dark & Dangerous Men The films in this series take a close look at the images of manhood durng this Pre-Code era. Homewood

Thursday, March 23
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2017-03-23 18:30:00 2017-03-23 20:30:00 America/New_York Pre-Code Film Festival Tall, Dark & Dangerous Men The films in this series take a close look at the images of manhood durng this Pre-Code era. Homewood

Homewood

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The films in this series take a close look at the images of manhood durng this Pre-Code era.

The five years between 1929 and mid-1934 was a period of loosened censorship that finally ended with the imposition of a harsh Production Code that would, for the next 34 years, censor much of the life and honesty out of American movies. The smiling, confident hero of just a few years before fell out of favor, and the new heroes who emerged were gangsters, opportunists, sleazy businessmen, shifty lawyers, shell-shocked soldiers-men whose existence threatened the status quo. This 1931 classic film brought two things to the screen: the little tough guy, fast-talking, unscrupulous gangster characterization by James Cagney which was to follow him throughout his entire screen career, and the grapefruit scene…

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