Dinner at Eight
Directed by George Cukor. US. 1933. NR. 1 hour 51 minutes. Warner Bros. 35mm.
Sun., December 2, 2018 thru Mon., December 3, 2018
In this all-star comedy/drama from the director of My Fair Lady, an ambitious New York socialite (Billie Burke) planning an extravagant dinner party clashes with her harried businessman husband (Lionel Barrymore). Meanwhile, the couple’s high-society friends, including a crooked mining magnate (Wallace Beery) and his wife (Jean Harlow), must deal with their own dilemmas. It all leads to a series of shocking revelations at the much-anticipated dinner.