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Guess the Movie!

Movies posters are iconic images that frequently make their way into popular consciousness right along with the movie itself. Can you guess the movie from the poster?

Program Notes: Silent Tongue (1993)

Silent Tongue movie poster

Sam Shepard always has been obsessed with families in crisis, so no one should be surprised that he wrote a drama about family and collective guilt. What is surprising about Silent Tongue (1993) is the flat-out weirdness of this Western.

Program Notes: Thunderheart (1992)

Thunderheart movie poster

Michael Apted's Thunderheart (1992) is about civil unrest and a murder on a South Dakota Indian reservation.

Guess the Movie!

Movies posters are iconic images that frequently make their way into popular consciousness right along with the movie itself. Can you guess the movie from the poster?

Program Notes: Resurrection (1980)

Resurrection movie poster

Resurrection (1980) is a great example of Woo Woo Cinema, offering a degree of psychological realism rarely seen in enterprises of this sort, and Ellen Burstyn's performance is arguably the greatest of her career.