Today at The Clinton: Tuesday, Dec 7

Clinton St. Theater presents WINTER KILLS

Clinton St. Theater presents WINTER KILLS


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Join director WILLIAM RICHERT for a screening of his political dark comedy WINTER KILLS at the Clinton St. Theater on Tuesday, November 30th at 7pm.  Director discussion and Q&A following the screening.  

During the post-screening discussion, Mr. Richert will share some of his favorite WINTER KILLS production stories involving JEFF BRIDGES, JOHN HUSTON, ANTHONY PERKINS, ELI WALLACH, ELIZABETH TAYLOR, STERLING HAYDEN and RICHARD BOONE.  

Moderated by Portland film curator GREG HAMILTON.


"Ranks with 'Citizen Kane' as the all-time great American movie!" - Vincent Canby, NEW YORK TIMES

"High Voltage Satire...moves like a house afire" - David Ansen, TIME Magazine

“Like hitchhiking on a skyrocket…dazzling.” - L.A. Times

“AN ENORMOUSLY ENTERTAINING, boisterous burlesque” - Michael Sagrow, ROLLING STONE

“It shimmers in the depleted Hollywood landscape like a desert oasis.” - J. Hoberman, THE VILLAGE VOICE

"Mr. Richert has fashioned one of the nastiest (and funniest) movies in the history of Hollywood." -- HEARST SYNDICATE

“See it before it’s confiscated!” - N.Y. ARTS WEEKLY

“A completely unhinged thriller” - Janet Maslin NEW YORK TIMES


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William Richert
United States
97 minutes

Featuring an all-star cast including JEFF BRIDGES, JOHN HUSTON, ANTHONY PERKINS and ELI WALLACH, the story follows Nick Kegan (Jeff Bridges), the younger brother of a U.S. president killed 19 years earlier. After finding a man claiming to be his brother's second assassin, Nick begins an intricate investigation into the secrets behind the murder. But Nick runs into trouble when his controlling father (John Huston) tries to keep him from uncovering the truth.

Special Admission

$10 (includes a $2 service fee).