Monday, February 4, 2013

Movie-Sea of Grass

 Movie Night at the Saugatuck Douglas Public Library.

7 pm - Thursday night classic movie series at Saugatuck-Douglas District Library. This week - The Sea of Grass (1947) with Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy. Directed by Elia Kazan. Admission is free and so is the popcorn! Courtesy of the Friends of the Library. For more information call (269) 857-8241.
 
This western begins with St. Louis resident Lutie Cameron (Katharine Hepburn) marrying New Mexico cattleman Col. James B. 'Jim' Brewton (Spencer Tracy) after a short courtship. When she arrives in "Salt Fork, NM" she finds that her new husband is considered by the locals to be a tyrant who uses force to keep homesteaders off the government owned land he uses for grazing his cattle--the so-called Sea of Grass. Lutie, has difficulty reconciling her husband's beliefs and passions with her own.
 

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