Cool Hand Luke

Monday, August 4
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2hr 06mins // directed by:Stuart Rosenberg // featuring:Paul Newman, Harry Dean Stanton

Lucas Jackson (Paul Newman) is arrested for destroying several parking meters late one night while drunk in a small Southern town and sentenced to hard labor on a chain gang.

A rebel with little respect for authority--and more guts than good sense--he gains the respect of his initially hostile fellow inmates by his frequent escape attempts and refusal to knuckle under to harsh treatment. They also enjoy h