‘Cool Hand Luke’ part of Vintage Film Series
“COOL HAND LUKE” comes to the big screen at the Sebastiani Theatre Nov. 12 and 14.
Paul Newman’s legendary performance in “Cool Hand Luke” comes to the Sebastiani Theatre as apart of its Vintage Film Series #5. The film can be seen Monday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m.; and Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 1 p.m.
The 1967 film, directed by Stuart Rosenberg earned accolades, including a Best Supporting Oscar win for co-star George Kennedy. It is the hard-fought story of a man in a Florida prison camp who refuses to submit to the system. He battles both guards and fellow prisoners in his efforts to survive, which ultimately lead to a daring escape.
Patrons are invited to "dress in the era" for this and all upcoming classic movie screenings in this Vintage Film Series #5. Wine by the glass will be offered for sale at Monday evening showings. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the screening. Admission is $8.
The Sebastiani Theatre is located at 476 First St. E. in Sonoma. To order tickets in advance for individual film screenings, call 996-9756.
The fifth Vintage Film Series will wrap up in December with “The Sound of Music” on Monday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m.; and Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 1 p.m. The 1965 musical was directed by Robert Wise and stars Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Eleanor Parker.
The series are presented by the Sebastiani Theatre Foundation as a fundraiser for the Sebastiani Theatre. For more information about the Sebastiani Theatre Foundation or to donate, call 540-6119 or visit www.sebastianitheatrefoundation.org.