Event: 'Great American Film: The Last Picture Show' Print
Date: Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Great American Film: The Last Picture Show

Sunday, June 30, 2:00 pm, Chiego Lecture Hall


From summer vacations to soda jerks, four films pay homage to Norman Rockwell’s Post-World War II America in the McNay’s Great American Film Festival. Free with museum admission. Some films may not be appropriate for all audiences.

■ 1:00 pm Tour of Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera

■ 1:30 pm Classic American snacks

■ 2:00 pm Feature film

Best friends and co-captains of the football team both fall for the prettiest girl in town. Based on a novel by Larry McMurtry, The Last Picture Show stars Cybill Shepherd in her film debut along with Jeff Bridges, Ellen Burstyn, Cloris Leachman, and Randy Quaid. USA. 1971. English, 118 minutes, B/W. R. © Columbia Pictures

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