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The 1960s At the Movies: “The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance” at Fort Washington NYPL

(1962)  A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.  The 1960’s was a watershed era in American history and the spirit of the decade never truly left us. We hope to address this momentous time through rich programming for all ages that commemorates, celebrates, and explores the 1960’s.
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The 1960s At the Movies: “Cape Fear” at Fort Washington NYPL

 (1962) A lawyer’s family is stalked by a man he once helped put in jail. The 1960’s was a watershed era in American history and the spirit of the decade never truly left us. We hope to address this momentous time through rich programming for all ages that commemorates, celebrates, and explores the 1960’s.

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