The Postman Always Rings Twice
Opens on November 24
Director: Tay Garnett Run Time: 113 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1946
Starring: Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, John Garfield, Lana Turner
Lana Turner is smoldering as a prototypical femme fatale in this tale of desire and murder from the pen of James M. Cain. John Garfield plays Frank Chambers, a drifter who is taken in by the owner of a roadside diner. Despite this kindness, Frank’s scruples are overwhelmed by lust for his benefactor’s scheming wife (Turner) and the two plan to do in the boss and reap the rewards.
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