Presented by The Arts House
Director: Mike Figgis
Cast: Nicholas Cage, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands
1995 | 111min | United States | Rating: R-21 (Strong sexuality and language)
Ben Sanderson an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter sets off for the lights of Vegas on a mission: to drink himself to death. There he meets Sera, a beautiful, seen-it-all hooker. From the moment Ben and Sera connect, they form a unique bond based upon unconditional acceptance and mutual respect that will change each of them forever.
Based on the semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by John O'Brien.
About But Is The Book Better?
Is the book or the film better? Come enjoy these films adapted from novels, plays and short stories and judge for yourself But is the Book Better? This new film series starts with the tongue in cheek theme of writing as a hazardous job.
- Event venue: Screening Room
- Event price: Free
- Event start date: 2012-01-28 19:00
- Event end date: 2012-02-04 19:00
- Custom Event Date(s): 28 Jan & 4 Feb 2012
- Custom Event Time(s):
28 Jan 2012 - 3pm
4 Feb 2012 - 7.30pm
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