‘Kiss of Death’ screening for “Oscar Noir” series
HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is continuing their “Oscar Noir: 1940s Writing Nominees from Hollywood’s Dark Side” series with a screening of 1947’s ‘Kiss of Death’ shown at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
The film will be introduced by Oscar-winning screenwriter Eric Roth. The special guest for the evening will be Coleen Gray, who played Nettie in the film. This film received Academy Award nominations for Actor in a Supporting Role (Richard Widmark) and Writing – Motion Picture Story (Eleazar Lipsky).
The “Oscar Noir” series has been taking place this summer and featuring 15 film noir classics from the 1940s, all of which were nominated in writing categories.
Kiss of Death will be screened on Monday, August 23, 2010 at 7:30pm.
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