(1947) Directed by Douglas Sirk. Lucille Ball, George Sanders, Boris Karloff. (102 min.) Restoration on DCP.
In the London fog, beautiful girls are being murdered after replying to the personals, and a chorine (Lucille Ball in her glamour-puss days) is the bait to catch a killer. Is it the purring playboy. or the cuckoo couturier, or …? Introduced by Laura Boyes.
“Lured is a delicious plum pudding of a cult movie” (TCM.com).
We’re excited to announce a new ongoing series we’re calling NCMA ArtHouse. The mostly monthly screenings are curated and introduced by John Munson, who for 25 years was program manager for the Rialto, Raleigh’s oldest art house cinema. The series highlights the latest in critically acclaimed independent, international, and documentary features.
Other screenings are chosen and introduced by NCMA film curator Laura Boyes, who brings some classic film noir to the fall lineup.