Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Feb 23, 2013
7:30pm

60th Anniversary! Julie Adams, Jeanne Cooper & Peter Ford In Person!
THE MAN FROM THE ALAMO

Tonight we remember the Alamo – the legendary 13-day siege of the Texas fort began on this day in 1836.

Our special guests will be signing their books in person at 6:30PM in the Egyptian Theatre lobby. Take home signed copies of Peter Ford's Glenn Ford: A Life and Julie Adams' The Lucky Southern Star: Reflections From the Black Lagoon.

Discussion following the film with Julie Adams and Peter Ford, moderated by Alan K. Rode.
THE MAN FROM THE ALAMO
1953, Universal, 79 min, USA, Dir: Budd Boetticher

“Out of Texas’ bravest hour…came the man they called the coward.” As the titular character of this Technicolor Western, John Stroud (Glenn Ford) is chosen to leave the famed fort during its siege and warn the locals of Mexican General Santa Ana’s approach. But after the battle, when there are no survivors to vouch for him, Stroud is accused of desertion and must work to clear his name and bring those who’d exploited the massacre at the Alamo to justice. Costarring Julie Adams, Chill Wills, Hugh O’Brien and Jeanne Cooper.


Screening format: 35mm | Unfortunately Jeanne Cooper is unable to attend as previously announced.
Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Feb 23, 2013 • 7:30pm