The Films of Gary Cooper
Rick Harris' Hooray for Hollywood
Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning
Rick Harris, lecturer
A tall, laconic everyman, Gary Cooper thrilled audiences with his all-American good looks in every kind of film: romance, adventure, comedy, and western. Whether in High Noon, Friendly Persuasion, A Farewell to Arms, Lives of a Bengal Lancer or as Sergeant York, Lou Gehrig, Mr. Deeds or John Doe, Gary Cooper was the prototypical American star.
February 9: The Films of Gary Cooper — Part I
Feburary 12: The Films of Gary Cooper — Part II
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Grammy-winner Rick Harris navigates the stars and star-makers during his popular Hooray for Hollywood lecture series.