Event Book to Film Adaptations We Love: "The Grapes of Wrath" (NR)
February 4, 2019 | 2:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Join us as we celebrate some of the best movie adaptations of great literature! Every day this week at 2:30pm, we will be showing a film adaptation of a popular piece of literature. Today we are screening the 1940 film "The Grapes of Wrath" (NR) starring Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, and John Carradine. This is an adaptation of the 1939 novel by John Steinbeck. Run time: 2 hours 9 minutes.
"The story of the Joad family and their migration to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Depression."
This film won two Academy Awards and was nominated for five.
Come and enjoy the theater-like screen and sound system with fellow film buffs. This free event will be held in the Program Room and all are welcome!