Monday, August 1st: ‘Cool Hand Luke’

Cool Hand Luke
Bryant Park, Manhattan
Lawn opens at 5pm, film starts at sunset
Free

Paul Newman plays Luke, who is serving time on a chain gang and refuses to buckle under authority. George Kennedy provides Oscar-winning support, and Strother Martin is the sadistic guard who utters the immortal line “What we’ve got here…is a failure to communicate.” (1967) 126 min (Warner)