Kick off your Friday evening with The Searchers, a not-to-be-missed classic film that is featured in the exhibition American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood and that inspired the painter's artistic vision, including his Hollywood commissions. The film will include a brief introduction by Museum staff.
The Searchers (1956)
In this film directed by John Ford, starring John Wayne, and considered by some film historians to be the best Western made, a Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe.
Runtime: 1 hr. 59 min.
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission