2:11:52 We kick off Season Three by revisiting the years 1946, 1971, and 1996 on the occasion of their 75th, 50th, and 25th anniversaries. Ian, Ivy, Ned, and Alissa choose one film from each year to discuss along with the three official “Reunion Week” films that were screened as part of the Brattle’s first week back open to the public after the long COVID-19 shut down.

Films Discussed:
1946 – BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE STRANGE LOVE OF MARTHA IVERS, THE BIG SLEEP, DIRTY GERTIE FROM HARLEM USA, GREEN FOR DANGER, THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE
1971 – SHAFT, THE PANIC IN NEEDLE PARK, A NEW LEAF, PUNISHMENT PARK, A CLOCKWORK ORANGE, HAROLD AND MAUDE
1996 – HARRIET THE SPY, BOTTLE ROCKET, THE DAYTRIPPERS, BREAKING THE WAVES, BARB WIRE, SCREAM, THE CRAFT, ESCAPE FROM LA, SET IT OFF


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