They Drive By Night

Series: Celluloid Spotlight

This is part of Ida Lupino on Film

A 35mm print, presented as part of our "Ida Lupino on Film" series!

THEY DRIVE BY NIGHT (1940): Brothers Joe (George Raft) and Paul Fabrini (Humphrey Bogart), who are wildcat truck drivers, who push themselves hard trying to run their own business. One night, a fatigued Paul falls asleep behind the wheel, demolishing the truck and losing an arm. Joe is then offered a job by a truck company owner (Alan Hale) whose wife, Lana (Ida Lupino), falls for Joe. Lana kills her husband to be with Joe, but when he refuses her advances, she frames him for murder.


Passes Accepted: Guest Pass and Member Guest Pass.
Format
35mm
Assistive Listening
Available
Wheelchair accessible
Yes
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