Scarface (1932)

  • Wed Oct 9
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Scarface (1932)
director:
Howard Hawks
cast:
Paul Muni, George Raft, Boris Karloff

Howard Hawks’ masterpiece of the gangster genre chronicles the rise and fall of a Capone style gangster named Tony Camonte. This unforgettable thriller showcases Hawks’ eye-level observations of ritualized violence and seamy sexual politics among prohibition era gangsters. Look for a pre-Frankenstein appearance of Boris Karloff as Tony Camonte’s gangland rival.

format
DCP bw
runtime
1 hour 33 minutes
release year/country
1932 USA