Classic Movie Discussion Group
Public is invited to a free viewing and discussion of the movie “The Old Man and the Sea” (1958, 86 minutes) The viewing will be held at the Covenant Community Center, 322 W. Pecan in Sherman, on Wednesday June 14 , 2017 at 6 pm with Dr. Jerry Lincecum leading the discussion.
Oscar nominee Spencer Tracy stars in this adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s novella, a classic tale of man vs. nature. After three months without a catch, an aging Cuban angler hooks a giant marlin far off the coast. For two days, the great fish tows the boat, stirring deep compassion in his captor. The exhausted fisherman finally lands his catch, fighting off bloodthirsty sharks, reatest role, retiring Marshal Will Kane insists on defending his town from a gang of hooligans due on the noon train–but he faces the task alone as the cowardly townspeople flee. In her first major role, Grace Kelly plays Kane’s new wife, with a stellar cast of Western character actors.
The free viewing will be held at the Covenant Community Center, 322 W. Pecan in Sherman, on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 6 pm, with Walter Brice & Jerry Lincecum as organizers. To receive an email notice a couple of days before the showing send email to firstname.lastname@example.org type ”send movie notice” with name, phone and email.
Popcorn and lemonade furnished. Bring your soda and invite a friend.