Fall Film Series: The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)


Fall Film Series: The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm


Princeton Garden Theatre

Inspired by the exhibition Nature's Nation, this series focuses on films that presented fresh ideas about the environment for their time. Museum members receive Princeton Garden Theatre member admission prices.

October 17: The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) 148 minutes

This film follows a humanoid alien who has come to Earth in search of water to save his home planet. Aided by a lawyer, he uses his knowledge of advanced technology to create profitable inventions. However, love and greed get in the way, and his plan is threatened. Starring David Bowie, Buck Henry, and Candy Clark. Introduced by Associate Director for Education Caroline Harris.

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