Paul Newman in THE HUSTLER 1961 In Wide Screen Cinemascope Friday, November 23, 2018 7:00 PM

DESERT CLASSIC FILM SOCIETY

THE HUSTLER has been called Greek Tragedy set in a poolroom. Features powerhouse performances by Paul Newman, George C. Scott, Jackie Gleason and Piper Laurie.

The Plot: An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match. He also strikes up a romance with a down and out woman who has a few problems of her own.

This show will be introduced by film historian Chris Perry.

This movie runs 2 hours and 14 minutes.

The Bijou opens at 6:30pm.

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The Desert Classic Film Society is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization.

Attending: 12

BIJOU CINEMA 57482 Onaga Trail Yucca ValleyCA  92284