From Egypt of 1st century BC, to the rural South of early 20th Century United States; from a woman whose dream is to see her name up in lights, to a blind woman unwittingly caught up in a deadly con—
The Heights Theater and Rediscover Movies proudly bring you 5 cinematic stories about women discovering and asserting their selfworth when up against all odds. Each heroine faces unique but equally difficult circumstances created to either destroy them or their feelings of identity. Through confidence found within and the support of loved ones, the empowerment they find helps each to propel forward and change their lives on their own terms
This tense psychological thriller stars Audrey Hepburn as Suzy, a woman who has recently become blind. A trio of criminals attempt to take advantage of her blindness to trick and ultimately terrorize her while they search for a heroin stuffed doll they believe is in her apartment. The devious, murderous leader of the pack of criminals, Harry Rote, is played with frightening conviction by Alan Arkin.
Presented by REDISCOVER MOVIES & THE HEIGHTS THEATER
35mm print courtesy Warner Bros.