Pat Garret & Billy The Kid

Director: Sam Peckinpah
Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Jason Robards, Katy Jurado
Duration: 106 min

Oscar-winner James Coburn portrays legendary outlaw Billy the Kid's childhood friend, Pat Garrett. Now a law-abiding sheriff, he arrests Billy for murder. Sentenced to hang, Billy escapes in a hail of gunfire forcing Pat to hunt him down. Directed by acclaimed action director Sam Peckinpah (The Wild Bunch, Straw Dogs) and starring Coburn (The Great Escape, The Magnificent Seven), with Kris Kristofferson (A Star is Born) as Billy the Kid, as well as Oscar-winner Jason Robards (Philadelphia, All the President's Men), Oscar-nominee Katy Jurado (High Noon) and Oscar-winner Chill Wills (The Alamo, Meet Me in St. Louis), Harry Dean Stanton (Alien, Kelly's Heroes), Slim Pickens (Dr. Strangelove) and music legend Bob Dylan (the film also features his classic hit, "Knockin' on Heaven's Door"), Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid remains a landmark cinematic statement.

Club and Group screenings

Tue 25th Jun 13.00 Silver Screen: Aged over 60? Join the Silver Screen Club for discounted tickets and a free tea or coffee at these shows. Usual ticket prices apply to non-Members. U3Ac: Open to the public. Part of the latest programme of repertory films brought to us by the University of the Third Age Cambridge Film Group.

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