The Right Stuff (1983)

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Before his career as an actor, screenwriter, and director,  Sam Shepard was a pre-eminent American playwright, known for scathing comedies and dramas that bent the rules.
Fool for Cinema: The Films of Sam Shepard
Saturday, November 12, 2011
1:30pm @ Central Library

To many filmgoers, Sam Shepard is the Gary Cooper of his generation – tall, taciturn, a man of few words. But before his film career as an actor as well as a screenwriter and director, Shepard was considered a pre-eminent American playwright, known for creating scathing comedies and dramas that bent the rules of what you could, or should, depict onstage.

SATURDAYS

November 5 Days of Heaven (1978) Rated PG
November 12 The Right Stuff (1983) Rated R
November 19 Baby Boom (1987) Rated PG
November 26 Thunderheart (1992) Rated R

 

MONDAYS

November 7 Paris, Texas (1984) Rated R
November 14 Fool for Love (1985) Rated R
November 21 Resurrection (1980) Rated PG
November 28 Silent Tongue (1993) Rated PG-13