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A Lynchian view of the Kitty Genovese murder in the drama '37'

As it was first reported by the New York Times and then seized upon by social observers, Kitty Genovese’s 1964 murder became a cultural touchstone, a condemnation of 20th-century urban apathy. Now it’s the inspiration for writer-director Puk Grasten’s “37,” a drama that plays out as an overdetermined...
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