Wednesday, February 27, 2019
8:00 pm–9:45 pm
Harry and Mildred Remis Auditorium (Auditorium 161)
Ticket Required

Directed by Lowell Sherman (USA, 1932, 81 min.). Digital.

Professional cad Lowell Sherman directs and stars in this unclassifiable mix of sophisticated comedy and grotesque horror, playing an unscrupulous surgeon whose innovative face-lifting technique proves to have some significant shortcomings.

Preceded by:

Newsreel: Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 226 (USA, 1932, 9 min.). Digital.

Cartoon: Snow White, directed by Dave Fleischer (USA, 1933, 7 min.). Digital.

Digital restorations provided by UCLA Film and Television Archive. Synopsis courtesy of MoMA.

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Wheelchair accessible

Ticket Information

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

Ticketing Policies


Purchase tickets to three or more regularly priced films at once and get $3 off each ticket. Discount automatically applies at checkout. This discount is not applicable on past purchases. All tickets must be purchased at the same time within the same order for discount to apply.

Groups of 10 or more are eligible for discounted tickets for most of our films. For more information, please call 617-369-3310.

University Members and Pozen Community College Access Program student participants can purchase $5 same-day tickets in person for regularly priced screenings. Valid student ID required, limit of one ticket per ID.