Picture This: Desperado

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During September we'll show films to celebrate both Latinx Heritage Month and Banned Books Week (September 18-24).  We'll conclude by screening Desperado, on Tuesday 9/27.  

Desperado: El Mariachi, a former musician who now carries an arsenal in his guitar case, hunts down the drug dealer responsible for the death of his girlfriend. During his mission he meets a sexy bookstore owner​​.  Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin, Steve Buscemi. (1995, R, 104 min)


Tuesday, September 13: Like Water for Chocolate (1992, R, 114 min)
Tuesday, September 20: Of Mice and Men (1992, PG-13, 111 min) Banned Books Week
Friday, September 23: The Hate U Give (2019, PG-13, 129 min) Banned Books Week
Tuesday, September 27: Desperado (1995, R, 104 min)


Information and program content can be made available in alternative formats upon request. To request disability-related modifications or accommodations, please email JFRogers@sandiego.gov