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Sam Elliott appears in The Hero by Brett Haley, an official selection of the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Beth Dubber.

Advance Screening: THE HERO

June 4 @ 8:45 pm

Eventbrite - Advance Screening: 'The Hero'

Courtesy The Orchard

“A bittersweet celebration of life, with laughs and tears in equal measure.” – The Film Stage

“With Elliott front and center of every scene, The Hero pulls off the kind of acting showcase that its fictional star can never achieve.” – IndieWire

“A┬áresonant depiction of a man fearlessly reckoning with his life, his image and most importantly, his heart. Sam Elliott could not be more compelling.” – The Playlist

Lee Hayden (Sam Elliott) is a Western icon with a golden voice, but his best performances are decades behind him. He spends his days reliving old glories and smoking too much weed with his former-co-star-turned-dealer, Jeremy (Nick Offerman), until a surprise cancer diagnosis brings his priorities into sharp focus. He soon strikes up an exciting, contentious relationship with stand-up comic Charlotte (Laura Prepon), and he attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, Lucy (Krysten Ritter), all while searching for one final role to cement his legacy. [synopsis courtesy The Orchard]

Dir. Brett Haley. 93 min.

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Date:
June 4
Time:
8:45 pm
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