Kennington Talkies concludes the season of Doris Day films with Love Me or Leave Me (1955), a musical drama directed by Charles Vidor, and co-starring James Cagney.
Love Me or Leave Me is a fictionalized account of the career
of jazz singer Ruth Etting (Day) and her tempestuous marriage to
gangster Marty Snyder (Cagney), who helped propel her to stardom. The
film won the Academy Award for Best Writing, Motion Picture Story,
awarded to Daniel Fuchs at the 1956 Oscars.
Full supporting programme.
Doors open at 18.30, for a 19.30 start.
Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.