Friday, June 22, 2012

[UPDATED] Free film (to watch) tonight in Tompkins Square Park: The French thriller 'The Axe'

Hey, the Films on the Green Festival is back ... and tonight in Tompkins Square Park, there'll be a free screening of the dark thriller "The Axe" ("Le Couperet!") by acclaimed director Costa-Gavras, adapted from the bestselling novel by Donald Edwin Westlake.

Let's take a look at the trailer for the 2005 film ... there'll be lots of shooting!

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the City of New York Parks & Recreation sponsor the Films on the Green series. [Updated] The movie starts at 8:30 p.m., per the Films on the Green Festival website.

H/t to Esquared for letting us know about the series...

Due to the storm and all... the organizers have rescheduled the movie to SATURDAY night.


Anonymous said...

What time does it start Grieve?

EV Grieve said...

Ah! Yes! 8:30 per the website.

Scooby said...

Silly question - Is this subtitled by chance?

EV Grieve said...



Yes, there are subtitles...