Cool Hand Luke

Author(s): Donn Pearce, Emma Reeves
Genre: Drama
Original Publish Date: Jun 21, 2012
Product Number: EB00773944
Released: Oct 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781849433198
Publisher: Oberon Books
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‘Wherever you go and whatever you do, always play a real cool hand.' Beneath a scorching Florida sun, Boss Godfrey watches the chain gang. Keeps his eye on Cool Hand Luke. War hero, trouble-maker, inspiration to his fellow inmates. And just the man Boss wants to crush... Cool Hand Luke is the hard-hitting story of a true original. He'll play it real cool in the face of brutality. He'll always get back up after a beating. He'll eat fifty eggs in an hour, to win a bet. A man who won't conform no matter what it costs.In a powerful new adaptation for the stage by Emma Reeves, based on Donn Pearce's acclaimed novel, and directed by Andrew Loudon, Cool Hand Luke is the raw, uncompromising tale of sticking it to ‘The Man'.

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