The Grapes of Wrath at 75


Steinbeck's novel turns seventy-five this year and we honor his masterpiece with a special screening of the restored version of John Ford's compelling screen adaptation. Three experts join us: Susan Shillinglaw, Gray Brechin, and Harvey Smith.

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  • The Grapes Of Wrath

    • Wednesday, June 18 7 pm

    John Ford (U.S., 1940). Restored 75th Anniversary Version. Introduced by Susan Shillinglaw. Gray Brechin, Susan Shillinglaw, and Harvey Smith in conversation. John Ford's adaptation of the great John Steinbeck novel follows the Joad family on their harrowing journey from Oklahoma to California during the Great Depression. Henry Fonda stars. (129 mins)