A classic in Corrie
The Last Picture Show (USA 1971, Cert 15, 118 mins)
The June Corrie Film Club presentation is the glorious Bogdanovich classic – The Last Picture Show.
Shot in black and white, which was unusual for its day, and with a wonderful Hank Williams score, this film was nominated for eight Oscars and won two. The nominations including best picture, best actor, best actress and best supporting actor and actress. It also won three Golden Globes for best picture, best director and best leading actor. On top of that it won three Baftas for best screenplay and best supporting actor and actress.
For many, it is one of the greatest films ever made and it certainly has a superb cast.
This classic will be screened at Corrie and Sannox Village Hall tomorrow (Sunday) at 8pm. All welcome.