Sunday, June 14, 2009
Tonight @ Times Cinema, 6 p.m.
1934’s The Thin Man proved so popular with moviegoers that it spawned five sequels. Consensus has it that the first was the best, a fast-paced comic mystery that introduced us to the upscale married couple that pounds martinis and effortlessly solve crimes, quipping all the while. In this case, the prime suspect is the couple’s good friend, whose ex-lover has turned up dead.