Ford Rides Again

12/11/17 - 1/22/18

Recurring weekly on Monday

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Free

Grandview Heights Public Library

1685 W. First Ave., Columbus, OH 43212

(614) 486-2951

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Mondays, December 11-January 22 (except 12/25 & 1/1), 6:30 p.m.  
Another series featuring prolific director John Ford, including: some lesser known films, one of his all-time greatest, and one in observance of Martin Luther King Day, Jr. Day. 

 

12/11 Wagon Master (1950) 
The movie that inspired the classic TV series, about a wagon train's westward journey fraught with peril.  

 

12/18 3 Godfathers (1948)
Three Men and a Baby meets the wild west in this lighter than usual effort starring John Wayne. 

 

12/25 & 1/1 OFF 

 

1/8 "MYSTERY TITLE" (1939)
Ford's first color film stars Henry Fonda and Claudette Colbert and was co-written by William Faulkner. Can you guess the title? Call 614-486-2951 for the answer. 

 

1/15 Sergeant Rutledge (1961)
Help us honor MLK Day with this courtroom drama about an African-American cavalry officer falsely accused of murder. Starring Willie Strode. 

 

1/22 Stagecoach (1939)
The film that made John Wayne a major star and established Ford as one of Hollywood's premiere directors. So influential, Orson Welles reportedly watched it multiple times before making Citizen Kane.