An East Texas story returns home on the big screen in Downtown Tyler. See 'Bernie' at 7 pm, tonight, July 13, at Liberty Hall.

The film tells the story of Bernie Tiede, a Carthage man convicted of murdering a wealthy widow whom he had befriended.

Reactions to the film in East Texas were and are still divided. Despite that, the film earned Jack Black a Golden Globe nomination, and has been well received by critics.

Longview native, and Oscar Winner, Matthew McConaughey is also in the film portraying attorney Danny Buck.

Tickets are available at Ticket prices are $5 online and $7 at the door.

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