From Here to Eternity

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
, Dryden Theatre
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    From Here to Eternity (1953)

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    From Here to Eternity (1953)

(Fred Zinnemann, US 1953, 104 min., 35mm)

Academy Awards at 90. The massive James Jones novel is brought forth in a powerful portrait of pre-WWII enlisted men, the women they loved, and the destiny that overtook them in the months leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor. The film is less a study of military life than a male soap opera, with love affairs involving an officer’s wife and an enlisted man (Deborah Kerr, Burt Lancaster) and a military outcast and a prostitute (Montgomery Clift, Donna Reed). All the stars (including Frank Sinatra) give Oscar-caliber performances. Nominated for thirteen Academy Awards, the film won eight, including Best Picture and Best Director.

Also showing: Friday, January 12, 7:30 p.m.

Event Details

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
7:30 p.m.
Dryden Theatre
Series:
$7 members
$10 nonmembers
$5 students with ID

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