Harry Belafonte x2: "Carmen Jones" & "Odds Against Tomorrow "
Harry Belafonte x2: "Carmen Jones" & "Odds Against Tomorrow " |
his double bill of two Harry BelafonteÕs memorable movies offers a peek at his career in Hollywood in advance of the singer, actor, and activistÕs in-person appearance on Friday, October 26.
Belafonte stars alongside Dorothy Dandridge in Carmen Jones, Otto PremingerÕs hit update of the famous Bizet opera. Despite his own fame as a vocalist, BelafonteÕs singing was dubbed by an actor with a more operatic voice. (105 mins., DCP)
The suspenseful film noir Odds Against Tomorrow finds Belafonte as a gambling addict paired with a racist ex-con (Robert Ryan) for a daring bank heist. Robert WiseÕs crime story also exposes the pernicious impact of racism (95 mins., 35mm)
Odds Against Tomorrow begins at 9 PM.
|Date and time:||October 25, 2012|
|Location:||Wexner Center Film/Video theater|
|Event category:||Wexner Center|