What's On

   

Noir Classics @ Astor – Mildred Pearce and Flamingo Road

Posted by Kristian Hatton

<
>

October 28, 2012
6:00 am

Check this Sunday’s Joan Crawford Classics at the Astor, Mildred Pearce and Flamingo Road.

Mildred Pierce is based on a James M. Cain novel and features Joan Crawford. She is a successful business woman, but has a wanton daughter who is hitting on her man. Seething sexual undercurrents occasionally surface in this noir niblet.

The other flick – Flamingo Road – starts around 9:15pm, and has Joan Crawford again, this time as a carnival dancer, intriguing characters Scott and Brian with her mix of tough and sensitive emotions. This is another sleazy and corrupt potrayal of the world you come to expect with anything with Joan Crawford in it.

WHEN:
Sunday, 27 October, starts 7pm
WHERE: Astor Theatre, Cnr Chapel Street and Dandenong Road, St Kilda
WEB: http://www.astortheatre.net.au/sessions/2012-10-21-1900


Food and Drink

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/04/07/sparrow%e2%80%99s-philly-cheesesteaks/

Sparrow’s Philly Cheesesteaks

Sparrow's Philly Cheesesteaks is a fresh addition to the American food explosion in Melbourne.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/04/04/cocktail-of-the-week-jamaican-bird/

Cocktail of the week: Jamaican Bird

Get into your Caribbean swing with Los Barbudos's tropical cocktail.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/03/31/baget-opening/

Ba’get opening

Ba'get's bánh mì take on Melbourne's hawker-food scene.

Photo & Video

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/08/23/photographer-of-the-week-hannah-markoff/

Photographer of the week: Hannah Markoff

Babes, beauty and greasy food.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/08/16/photographer-of-the-week-eliza-harrison/

Photographer of the week: Eliza Harrison

Eliza Harrison's portraits are bold and full of Melbourne attitude.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/07/05/photographer-of-the-week-elisenda-russell/

Photographer of the week: Elisenda Russell

Spanish photographer Elisenda Russell vibrantly explores the themes of life, death and re-birth through her work.