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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
Action, Western | 1962 | G. 2hr 3min
CAST: James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin DIRECTOR: John Ford CLASSIC FILM SERIES

A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.

Watch & Discuss

Join us for a discussion following the 6:45 p.m. screening of The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance on Wednesday, September 21, led by Priti Joshi, Professor of English, University of Puget Sound.

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There's much to say about it; the simplest is that it's both the most romantic of Westerns and the greatest American political movie.
Richard Brody, New Yorker
Ford's purest and most sustained expression of the familiar themes of the passing of the Old West, the conflict between the untamed wilderness and the cultivated garden, and the power of myth.
Nigel Floyd, Time Out
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