A Pryor Engagement

Blue Collar

Pryor plays an autoworker pushed to the edge in Paul Schrader’s directorial debut.

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USA 1978
Dir Paul Schrader
With Harvey Keitel, Yaphet Kotto, Richard Pryor
114min
Digital
Certificate 18

Richard Pryor stars alongside Harvey Keitel and Yaphet Kotto in Paul Schrader’s directorial debut, a searing portrait of American working life. Fed up with just about every aspect of their jobs, three friends hatch a plan to rob their union office for a quick score, but soon get in over their heads when the safe contains much more than they expected.

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The screening on Friday 17 September will feature a pre-recorded introduction.