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WILL SAMPSON RETROSPECTIVE: THE OUTLAW JOSEY WALES

  • Philbrook Downtown 116 East Mathew B. Brady Street Tulsa, OK, 74103 United States (map)

The Outlaw Josey Wales

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SPECIAL PRE-SCREENING EVENT / Runtime: 135 min. / CLASSIC FILM / LOCAL TIES
Directed by Clint Eastwood

Tickets: $6 for Philbrook Members / $8 non-member


Join us for an exclusive conversation and screening of The Outlaw Josey Wales as part of the new Philbrook Fridays series and the Tulsa American Film Festival's Will Sampson Retrospective.

Special guests: Brian Hosmer, Associate Professor of History, University of Tulsa; and, Andra Freeman, daughter of Will Sampson. Co-presented with Philbrook Museum. The Tulsa American Film Festival is honoring Oklahoma actor Will Sampson in a three part retrospective, screening his films The Outlaw Josey Wales, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, and Poltergeist 2 during September and October, 2017.

Visit TulsaAmericanFilmFest.com for more information about the retrospective and the 2017 Film Festival.

SYNOPSIS: Directed by Clint Eastwood and adapted by Sonia Chernus and Philip Kaufman from author Forrest Carter's 1972 novel The Rebel Outlaw: Josey Wales and selected in 1996, for preservation in the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress for being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant", The Outlaw Josey Wales tells the story of a Missouri farmer who joins a Confederate guerrilla unit and winds up on the run from the Union soldiers who murdered his family. This 1976 Clint Eastwood directed revisionist western features Oklahoma native Will Sampson as Comanche chief Ten Bears.

$6/Members $8/Not-yet Members

General Museum admission is not included in the price of this ticket. General Museum admission may be purchased in addition to your ticket upon arrival.

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