Books to the Big Screen: High Noon

Friday Feb 7, 2020

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423 Central Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

Phone: 768-3522
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

the Public Library ABQ-Bernco

Phone: 505-768-3522
Website: Click to Visit

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The Public Library and Friends of the Public Library present the annual book to film adaptation event featuring a screening of the classic starring Gary Cooper.

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The Public Library and Friends of the Public Library present our annual book to film adaptation event, Books to the Big Screen! A town Marshal, despite the disagreements of his newlywed bride and the townspeople around him, must face a gang of deadly killers alone at high noon when the gang leader, an outlaw he sent up years ago, arrives on the noon train. Director: Fred Zinnemann Writers: Carl Foreman (screenplay by), John W. Cunningham (based on the magazine story "The Tin Star" by) Stars:  Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell.

See also: Reel World

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Reel World

The Public Library Albuquerque and Bernalillo County’s annual Books to Big Screen film series heads over to the historic KiMo Theatre (423 Central Ave. NW) this week with a collection of classic Western novels turned Hollywood hits. On Thursday, Feb. 6 it’s 1960s’s Cimarron starring Glenn Ford. On Friday, Feb. 7 it’s 1952’s High Noon with Gary Cooper. Saturday gives us 1969’s True Grit starring John Wayne. Things wrap up on Saturday, Feb. 9 with 1958’s The Big Country featuring Gregory Peck. Thursday, Friday and Saturday’s films start at 7pm. Sunday is a matinee screening starting at 2pm. Admission is free. Just show up at the KiMo in time to get yourself a good seat. If you need more information on the series, go to kimotickets.com

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