Film - Group Leaders: Liz Kite and Lennart Christensen
On Thursday 9th January, the film will be the musical Kismet (1955): A roguish poet is given the run of the scheming Wazir's harem while pretending to help him usurp the young caliph. Directed by Vincente Minnelli and Stanley Donen (uncredited), written by Charles Lederer (screenplay) and Luther Davis (screenplay) and starring Howard Keel, Ann Blyth, and Dolores Gray.
On Thursday 13th February we will be showing Witness for the Prosecution. A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise. Original story by Agatha Christie with screenplay by Billy Wilder who also directed. Starring Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, and Charles Laughton.
At present, the group is full but if members can't attend a showing, we offer their place to people on the reserve list, so you may be lucky if you want to add your name.
Liz & Lennart