Mark your calendar for: First Monday Films with Irv Slifkin

This month’s feature is “The Asphalt Jungle.”

1950 Not Rated 112 min.  Directed by John Huston.  With Sterling Hayden, Sam Jaffe, Louis Calhern, Marilyn Monroe, and Jean Hale.

John Huston’s influential heist tale is teeming with tension and boasts a superior cast of thugs doing their criminal thing.  Sam Jaffe is the just-out-of-the-joint mastermind targeting a $500,000 jewel theft, and connecting to a diverse group of thieves–including tough guy gambler Sterling Hayden and slick lawyer Louis Calhern–to carry out his nefarious plan.

When:  Monday, June 4 at 7 PM

Where:  Meeting Rooms A & B