Drive-In Movie - Urban Cowboy

Friday, Jun 11, 2021 at 9:00pm

Balloon Fiesta Park
9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113

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After moving to Pasadena, Texas, country boy Bud Davis (John Travolta) starts hanging around a bar called Gilley's, where he falls in love with Sissy (Debra Winger), a cowgirl who believes the sexes are equal. They eventually marry, but their relationship is turbulent due to Bud's traditional view of gender roles. Jealousy over his rival, Wes (Scott Glenn), leads to their separation, but Bud attempts to win Sissy back by triumphing at Gilley's mechanical bull-riding competition.

Release date: June 6, 1980 (USA)

Director: James Bridges

Featured song: Lookin' for Love

Screenplay: James Bridges, Aaron Latham


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