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Poverty Row Restored

STRANGE ILLUSION

United States | 1945 | Edgar G. Ulmer

STRANGE ILLUSION film still

Edgar G. Ulmer (Detour) transposes Hamlet to a Los Angeles sanitarium, where a young man whose father has recently died has visions that his widowed mother’s new suitor (oily Warren William) is not to be trusted. Preceded at showtime by News of the Day, Vol. 17, No. 288 (1945) and Dave Fleischer’s Betty Boop cartoon Grampy’s Indoor Outing(1936). All films digitally restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. DCP. Total 102 min.

Special event pricing $11; members, CIA & CSU I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $8. No passes, twofers, or radio winners.

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Thursday 2/7
Friday 2/8
6:30pm
9:30pm
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General Admission: $10
Member: $7 (includes CIA and CSU I.D. holders)
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