Joe Bob Briggs: How Rednecks Saved Hollywood | Denver Film Society

Joe Bob Briggs: How Rednecks Saved Hollywood

120 min


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Joe Bob Briggs In-Person! Followed by a signing with Joe Bob in the lobby!
Spend a fast-and-furious two hours with everybody’s favorite drive-in movie critic, Joe Bob Briggs, as he uses more than 200 clips and stills from grindhouse flicks and Hollywood classics alike to review the history of rednecks in America. You will learn:

• The identity of the first redneck in history
• The precise date the first redneck arrived in America
• The most sacred redneck cinematic moments
• How Thunder Road, the Whiskey Rebellion, the tight cutoffs worn by Claudia Jennings in Gator Bait, illegal Coors beer, and the Cannonball Baker Sea-to-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash combined to inspire the greatest movie in the history of the world
• Why the redneck is the scariest monster in all of film history, with visual evidence
• The existential difference between Forrest Gump and Sling Blade
• The reason God loves rednecks