Bogart, Nixon and the Supreme Court

October 15, 2020 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Lincoln Mill (DesignLab), 1
Lincoln Mills Building #1
1300 Meridian St N #20

Instructor: Tom Borcher

A real-life hostage incident results in a best-selling novel, a movie starring Humphrey Bogart, a Broadway play, a Life Magazine spread and ultimately a case reaching the U.S. Supreme Court. The family taken hostage, represented by future president, Richard Nixon, sues Life Magazine. We’ll look at all the bizarre twists, turns, and surprises that followed publication of the book Desperate Hours.