WILD AT HEART with Barry Gifford

Director David Lynch
Year 1990
Starring Nicholas Cage, Laura Dern, Diane Ladd, Harry Dean Stanton, Willem Dafoe
Run Time 140min
Age Policy

18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with a parent guardian. No children under the age of 6 will be allowed.

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Writer Barry Gifford will be in attendance to discuss the film and his new novel featuring Sailor & Lula, The Up-Down. Copies of the book will be available for purchase in the lobby courtesy of BookPeople.

David Lynch throws Southern Gothic melodrama, The Wizard of Oz, surreal-kinky violence, and Elvis into a brewing cauldron for this nightmarish soap opera. Based on the pulp novel by author Barry Gifford, WILD AT HEART follows outlaw lovers Sailor (Nic Cage) and Lula (Laura Dern) as they go on the run through a menacing Deep South populated by the usual stable of unsettling Lynchian weirdos. Funny, scary and brilliantly cinematic, Lynch received the Palme d’Or at Cannes amid “the most violent chorus of boos and hisses to be heard in a decade.”

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