The Angel and the Badman
Event tags: Bijou, Desert Film Society, Cinema, Film, Yucca Valley, Movie, John Wayne, Gail Russell, James Edward Grant
The DESERT CLASSIC FILM SOCIETY will be presenting the 1947 classic western THE ANGEL & THE BADMAN on Friday, July 5 at 8 p.m. at the Bijou Cinema in Yucca Valley.
Quirt Evans an all round bad guy is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth a quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose from his world or the world from which Penelope lives by. This was Republic Studios attempt to challenge the supremacy of the big studios. This was an "A" western, not a "B" western. This was the first movie that John Wayne produced as well as starred in.
Plus a vintage cartoon will also be screened
Film historian Christopher Perry will introduce the film. A vintage film print will be screened.
The Bijou opens at 7:30 pm.
WANT FREE ADMISSION??? Bring a cinema related book to the Bijou and donate it to the Bijou reference library and you will get in free. Note: It has to be a book that the reference library currently does not have.
WANT ADMISSION FOR 25 CENTS??? Since movie tickets in the 1930's and 40's could be bought for 25 cents we will give you admission for 25 cents in change if the coins are silver(that means dated before 1965).
The Bijou Cinema is located at 57482 Onaga Trail in Yucca Valley. Admission is $5 per person.
For information and to join the society go to the website www.meetup.com/DESERT-CLASSIC-FILM-SOCIETY Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended and can be made on the website. There is no charge to become a member . The DESERT CLASSIC FILM SOCIETY is a Non-Profit 501 (c) (3) Organization.
For other information contact Christopher Perry at 760-365-0475.
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