bestnom1000x50

See this film: The Treasure of the Sierra Madres at the Brattle

If you're tired of the spiffed-up, romanticized tough guy in Casablanca you might want to balance your image of Humphrey Bogart with his bandy-legged, deluded scalawag in John Huston's The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948), the best Hollywood depiction of greed since, well, Greed (1924). It's the old story of gold coming between friends, with John's dad Walter winning an Oscar as a wise old coot and the great Alfonso Bedoya as Gold Hat, the bandito who utters the immortal words: "Badges? We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!" It's at the Brattle Theater 40 Brattle St, Cambridge| Sat, June 18-Sun, June 19 @ 12:30 pm | $7.75; $6.75 students, seniors | 617.876.6837 or brattlefilm.org

| More


ADVERTISEMENT
 Friends' Activity   Popular 
All Blogs
Follow the Phoenix
  • newsletter
  • twitter
  • facebook
  • youtube
  • rss
ADVERTISEMENT
Latest Comments
ADVERTISEMENT
Search Blogs
 
Outside The Frame Archives