Badlands (1973)

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 28, for Thanksgiving.

When the going gets tough, Americans hop in the car and leave their troubles behind. At least that’s what Hollywood would have us believe, based on this selection of road movies.
Road Trip!
Saturday, August 11, 2012
1:30pm @ Central Library

When the going gets tough, Americans get going. They hop in the car and leave their troubles behind. At least that’s what Hollywood would have us believe, based on this decade-spanning selection of road movies.

SATURDAYS at 1:30 p.m.

August 4 It Happened One Night (1934: NR)
August 11 Badlands (1973: PG)
August 18 Little Miss Sunshine (2006: R)
August 25 Thelma & Louise (1991: R)

 

MONDAYS at 6:30 p.m.

August 6 Harry and Tonto (1974: R)
August 13 The Straight Story (1999: G)
August 20 Vacation (1983: R)
August 27 Broken Flowers (2005: R)