July 3, 2013

Dead Filmmakers Society: Francis Covers the Big Town
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: Sandburg Theatre
Description: "Francis Covers the Big Town" (1953)/ "It Happens Every Thursday" (1953) - Yes, this year we're showing a Francis the Talking Mule film. This time the jovial jackass helps Donald O'Connor break into the newspaper business. In the second film of this journalism double bill, Loretta Young and John Forsyth try to make a go of a small-town newspaper, with help from Jane Darwell and Edgar Buchanan (and keep an eye out for an uncredited Dennis Weaver).


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Contact Information:
 Louise Reynolds
 Phone: 298-1618
 Email: cl-reynolds1@wiu.edu
Source: College of Fine Arts & Communication

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