The year 1934 was a good one for art and award-winning films. Hollywood captured the attention of a nation seeking a break from difficult times by watching movies. Join us for these memorable cinematic evenings.
The Man Who Knew Too Much
A family vacationing in Switzerland learns of an assassination plot. Before they can alert the authorities, their daughter is kidnapped by assassins who warn that she will be safe only as long as they remain silent. 1934. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock; starring Peter Lorre. 77 minutes.
Date: August 13, 2009
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: McEvoy Auditorium, Lower Level, Smithsonian American Art Museum