Friday Flix: O Brother, Where Art Thou?

jun 28

8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Screenshot from O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Image courtesy IMDb

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Jun 28 2019

8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Mother's Brewing Company
215 S Grant Ave
Springfield, MO
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The second installment of Friday Flix in Mother's Backyard is the Coen Brothers' 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? 

A love letter to Depression-era Americana, O Brother blends elements of farce and satire in a epic tale with structural debt to Homer's The Odyssey.

All the elements of a Coen Brothers film are here: hapless heroes navigating absurd scenarios with only their wits (or lack thereof), memorable dialogue, skewed humor, indelible imagery, and - why not? - a Busby Berkley-esque sequence. Finish it off with Roger Deakins' gorgeous cinematography and a brilliant soundtrack by T-Bone Burnett.

It's bona fide.

Admission is $6 at the gate, with proceeds supporting our partner Moxie Cinema.

Tinga Tacos will be on hand to sell you food, lovers.

Bring a blanket or camp chairs. Curtains go up when the sun goes down!