The Cinema Museum, London

Kennington Noir presents Pickup On South Street (1953) on 35mm film

Wed 22 Jun 2022 @ 19:30 · Events

Pickup On South StreetKennington Noir presents Pickup On South Street (1953), a Cold War thriller directed by Sam Fuller and starring Richard Widmark, Jean Peters and Thelma Ritter.

On a crowded New York City subway train, pickpocket Skip McCoy (Richard Widmark) steals a wallet from a girl passenger, but unbeknownst to either of them, in the wallet is microfilm of top-secret government information. So starts a game of cat and mouse in this Cold War noir.

This will be a 35mm film screening.

Doors open at 18.30, for a 19.30 start.

Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.


Tickets £8.

Advance tickets may be purchased from Ticketlab, or direct from the Museum by calling 020 7840 2200 in office hours.
Pickup On South Street