Steven Spielberg THE SUGARLAND EXPRESS & Peter Hyams CAPRICORN ONE
Steven Spielberg’s THE SUGARLAND EXPRESS: 4K Digital Restoration (PG, 1974, 110 min.)
A desperate mother (Goldie Hawn) attempts to reunite her family by any means necessary including helping her husband escape prison, kidnapping a Texas state trooper and leading the police on a wild chase across the state in an effort to save her son from adoption. Winning the hearts of many fans that followed her story on the news, this film conveys the true story of a girl who took on all of Texas... and almost won.
Peter Hyams’ CAPRICORN ONE (PG, 1977, 123 min.)
James Brolin, Sam Waterston and O.J. Simpson star as three astronauts who hesitantly agree to spare the U.S. government embarrassment by faking their historic landing on Mars. When a scheming mission controller (Hal Holbrook) plots to kill the astronauts in a “tragic accident,” the trio embarks on a dangerous mission to expose the truth! Meanwhile, a journalist (Elliott Gould) is getting suspicious and every clue he uncovers seems to result in an attempt on his life! Co-starring Karen Black, Telly Savalas, David Doyle and Brenda Vaccaro.
Friday, August 2