Beggars of Life (12A)

29 April 2012
Cinema 1


Standard - £9.50 online
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Barbican Members - £7.50 online
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With live accompaniment by Neil Brand and The Dodge Brothers.

With an outstanding performance by Louise Brooks as a cross-dressing criminal, Beggars of Life was one of the first sympathetic portrayals of life on the run to emerge from Hollywood. Silent cinema veteran Wallace Beery also stars.

US 1928 Dir William A Wellman 100 min

Part of Silent Film & Live Music Series

# Certificate to be confirmed

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