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The event will include the world premier of Tom Thurman’s new KET Kentucky Muse documentary, Harry Dean Stanton: Crossing Mulholland, at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 2, and a question and answer session with Hunter Carson, Stanton’s co-star in Paris, Texas, following a screening of the film at 7 p.m. Feb. 3. Feb. 4 will include screenings of two Stanton classics – Cool Hand Luke and Repo Man (everyone: “The life of a repo man is always intense”).
Stanton, 84, was born in West Irvine, graduated from Lafayette High School and attended the University of Kentucky. After serving in the Navy during World War II, he went on to a distinguished film career acting in a wide variety of movies from mainstream classics such as The Godfather, Part II, generational favorites like Pretty in Pink and cult hits such as Escape from New York.
The Facebook page for the event promises more announcements regarding the festival.
About Rich Copley & Copious Notes
Raised by opera-loving parents in a rock ’n’ roll world, Rich Copley has parlayed his broad interests into his career writing about arts and entertainment. Since 1998, he has covered performing arts, film and faith-based popular culture for the Lexington Herald-Leader, the daily newspaper in Lexington, Ky. MORE | E-mail Rich