THE DEFIANT ONES starring Sidney Poitier and Tony Curtis. Convicts Tony Curtis and Sidney Poitier escape from a chain gang. Curtis' character, John "Joker" Jackson, hates blacks, while Poitier's character, Noah Cullen, hates whites. However, the men are manacled together, forced to rely on each other to survive. The movie won 2 Oscars, and was nominated for 7 more, including Best Picture of 1959; it won the Golden Globe for Best Pitcure, and was nominated for 5 other Globes.
Light refreshments will be served
- Audio-described Movie Monday
- Monday, April 27, 2015Main Library, Koret Auditorium
- Teen Movie
- Tuesday, April 28, 2015North Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
- Preschool Videos
- Thursday, April 30, 2015Sunset, Sunset Children's Area
*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.