Join Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (BIMA) “smARTfilms Series – Heists”. smARTfilm series offers two film showings each day!
BIMA smARTfilms Series – Heists
March 21, 2023. Le Cercle Rouge – smARTfilms: Heists – Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (biartmuseum.org). French with English subtitles. When French criminal Corey (Alain Delon) gets released from prison, he resolves to never return. He is quickly pulled back into the underworld, however, after a chance encounter with escaped murderer Vogel (Gian Maria Volonte). Along with former policeman and current alcoholic Jansen (Yves Montand), they plot an intricate jewel heist. All the while, quirky Police Commissioner Mattei (Bourvil), who was the one to lose custody of Vogel, is determined to find him.
Mar 28, 2023. A Fish Called Wanda (R) – smARTfilms: Heists – Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (biartmuseum.org). British gangster George Thomason (Tom Georgeson) and his hapless aide, Ken Pile (Michael Palin), draft a pair of arrogant Americans, grifter Wanda Gerschwitz (Jamie Lee Curtis) and weapons expert Otto West (Kevin Kline), for a massive diamond heist. When the job goes badly, Wanda attempts to seduce George’s stuffy lawyer, Archie Leach (John Cleese), to find out where George hid the diamonds. Meanwhile, Ken repeatedly attempts to kill an elderly woman (Patricia Hayes) who witnessed the robbery.