Long before the term “meta” entered common parlance there was Arsenic and Old Lace, a 1939 play by Joseph Kesselring about how plays are ridiculous. It’s also a play about the difference between reality and appearance, embodied by the saintly Brewster sisters and their killer elderberry wine. Arsenic and Old Lace Through 10/2: Wed-Fri 7:30 […]
New releases and revivals
A roundup of new and notable movies playing in Chicago between January 10 and 16
Joseph Losey takes another crack at the Fritz Lang classic M.