Screening of Man From Del Rio (1956)
Part of the series What is a Western? Film Series
Saturday, May 12, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
The Autry: Wells Fargo Theater
- Included With Museum Admission / Free for Autry Members
- Space Is Limited / Reservations Recommended
About the Event
Man From Del Rio, a rare Western with two Mexican lead characters, stars Anthony Quinn as a gunslinger recruited to be the new sheriff of Mesa, and Katy Jurado as a brave nurse respected by the townspeople. The film addresses social acceptance and community belonging through its realistic Mexican roles.
Directed by Harry Horner | Starring Anthony Quinn, Katy Jurado, and Peter Whitney