BLUE HILL — The Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library Film Series presents “Stagecoach” (1939) on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m.
All films in the series are shown free of charge in the library’s Howard Room.
“Stagecoach,” directed by John Ford, stars John Wayne and Claire Trevor. Set in the American West in the late 1800s, a stagecoach sets off across the untamed wilderness carrying a mixed assortment of characters: an infamous outlaw, a drunk doctor, a prostitute, a whiskey salesman, the wife of an Army officer, a gambler, a bank manager, the local marshal and the driver.
Animosities and petty differences and unexpected friendships, surface. Their fortunes take a turn for the worse when they learn that an Apache raiding party, lead by Geronimo, is in their vicinity.
For more information, call the library at 374-5515.