Film Noir Matinee Series

Tenley-Friendship Library

Film Noir Matinee Series

This Gun for Hire, 1942

This Gun for Hire Movie PosterA hired killer, a stolen chemical formula, blackmail, traitors, counterfeit money, a manhunt, and forbidden love all combine in this classic film noir, based on the Graham Greene novel, A Gun for Sale.

Join other noir enthusiasts in the second-floor auditorium on Saturday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. for the film and discussion, including why this is a classic of the genre.

Starring Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, Robert Preston and Laird Cregar.

Black-and-white – Unrated – 81 minutes.