To Kill a Mockingbird

Dir: Robert Mulligan
Cast: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton
129mins   1962   USA   PG   English   

Small-town Alabama, 1932. Atticus Finch is a lawyer and a widower. He has two young children, Jem and Scout. Atticus Finch is currently defending Tom Robinson, a black man accused of raping a white woman. Meanwhile, Jem and Scout are intrigued by their neighbours, the Radleys, and the mysterious, seldom-seen Boo Radley in particular.

A classic adaptation of an American classic. Storytelling doesn't get much better than this. - William Thomas, Empire

This film is screened for the Book to Film Club so please book the Course Participant ticket and arrive at 10:30 if you wish to take part in the introduction and post film discussion.


Thu 3 October