Kris Introduces Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid screening2 min read
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid – Recent & Before
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid brought a group of people onto one screen in the ’70s. Many of these now individually rank as highly influential names across all sectors of the entertainment industry – Sam Peckinpah, Harry Dean Stanton, Rita Coolidge, Bob Dylan & Kris Kristofferson are just a sample.
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid – Recent
Kentucky Theatre, Lexington, May 2017
Harry Dean Stanton, the Kentucky-born actor is honoured annually in the city of his birth. This year, Kris Kristofferson is supporting the Harry Dean Stanton Fest fundraising effort.
Kris will introduce Sam Peckinpah’s Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid at the Kentucky Theatre. The post on the Kentucky Theatre’s Facebook page says
“We are thrilled to announce that Kris Kristofferson, frequent collaborator and longtime friend of Harry Dean Stanton, will join us for a Harry Dean Stanton Fest fundraising event on Tuesday, May 23!”
It goes on to say,
” …we’re excited that we still get to celebrate Harry Dean in the springtime with a screening of PAT GARRETT AND BILLY THE KID. Mr Kristofferson will introduce the film and share some stories about his decades-long friendship with Harry Dean. All proceeds will benefit future programming for the festival.”
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid – Before
Flashback to 1973
In case ANYone hasn’t seen it … (If you buy through the link the site gets a small comm)