Once upon a time in the West
Come to a screening of True Grit (by the Coen Brothers) and discuss the film afterwards in a Q & A with local western writers
True Grit (2010) Dir Coen Brothers – A stubborn teenager enlists the help of a tough U.S. Marshal to track down her father’s murderer. Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with “”true grit,”” Reuben J. “”Rooster”” Cogburn.
Join Jonathan L Howard, Stark Holborn and Charles Millsted in a Q&A after the film’s screening to discuss western literature and book to screen adaptions.
Can we get a Yeehaw?!