Sunday, December 25, 2011
Remember the Night (1940)
Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Beaulah Bondi, Elizabeth Patterson, and Sterling Holloway. Directed by Mitchell Leisen. A young woman is arrested during the Christmas holidays for trying to shoplift a bracelet from a New York jewelry shop. The Assistant District Attorney assigned to prosecute herhe has the trial postponed until after the holidays and generously posts her bail so she does not have to spend Christmas in jail. Discovering that she is a fellow Hoosier from Indiana, he offers to drop her off on his way to visit his mother.