The Rubin Panic in the Streets
Panic in the Streets
1950, USA, Elia Kazan, 96 min.
Starring: Richard Widmark, Paul Douglas and Barbara Bel Geddes
Free ticket with a $7 bar minimum.
Introduced by Patricia Bosworth
Tickets are available for pick-up after 6:45 p.m. at the will call table in the K2 Lounge (limited capacity).
Did You Know?
- Jack Palance stepped in to climb the boat rope in one scene after two stuntmen were incapable of completing the stunt.
- Elia Kazan has a cameo in the film as a mortuary assistant.
- This film marks Jack Palance’s film debut.
About the Speaker
Contributing Editor of Vanity Fair, Patricia Bosworth, has taught literary non-fiction at Columbia University and Barnard College and is the winner of the Front Page Award. A long-time board member of the Actors Studio, she runs the Playwrights-Director Unit there. Her most recent biography Jane Fonda: The Private Life of a Public Woman, was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in 2011. Her other books include biographies of Montgomery Clift, Marlon Brando and Diane Arbus, as well as a memoir, Anything Your Little Heart Desires: An American Family Story. She is currently working on a second memoir entitled The Fifties: A Memoir of Love, Life, and Art.