Google+ Followers

Friday, November 20, 2015

Billy Hayes : Midnight Express

The Opperman Report 

Friday Night LIVE!!! 5:00  PM PST 11/20/15

The Opperman Report
Mutual Broadcast - Retro Future Radio
Public Streaming Network Radio
Wolfspiritradio.com


FIRST he wrote the best-selling book.

THEN came the Oscar ® winning movie.

NOW, following its critically acclaimed Off-Broadway run at the Barrow Street Theatre, and sold out engagements in Edinburgh and London, Billy Hayes is taking his riveting one-man show on tour. In this “engrossing,” “spellbinding” performance, Billy recounts the true story of his time in Turkish prisons and his brazen, harrowing escape. It’s an epic journey of self-discovery, a cautionary, yet uplifting tale of desperation, determination and personal transformation. Billy_Hayes_Riding_the_Midnight_Express_biopic2



Hayes was arrested at the Istanbul airport in 1970 with two kilos of hashish taped to his body. The Turkish High Court sentenced him to life in prison. Five years later, Billy escaped from Imrali Island prison in the dead of night – rowing 17 miles across the Sea of Marmara in a raging storm.
On his return to the US, Hayes wrote Midnight Express. Published in 18 languages, the book was an instant best-seller.
When the iconic film was released in 1978, Billy Hayes became a mythical figure – a modern-day Billy The Kid. 36 years later,
he remains a cultural anti-hero known throughout the world.
If you’ve seen the movie, you might think you know Billy’s story. But you probably don’t. Midnight Express didn’t win any
Oscars® for factual accuracy. While the film was about prison – a chilling exploration of the depths of incarceration in a
foreign land – Riding the Midnight Express with Billy Hayes is about the prisoner. It’s an intimate, gripping memoir that can only be told by the man who lived it.



Meet Mackenzie Scott"The Bernie Girl" 

 Mackenzie will be updating us on local campaign events for Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.


Please Welcome A new Sponsor!!

 


We offer the highest quality chaga chunks available anywhere. Picked fresh from healthy live trees in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, sun dried and quickly shipped to you.

We are very proud of our long standing reputation as trusted farmers and collectors of wild of gourmet and medicinal mushrooms. Customer service and offering high quality products is very important to us; we have a strick grading system that begins in the woods and would rather pass up a chunk that looks bad instead of trying to pass it off on a customer.

Additionally, we are recognized by the State of Michigan as mushroom experts and certified by the Department of Agriculture to sell 20 different species of mushrooms. Proof of this certification, as well as laboratory test results showing the levels of polysaccharides, betulinic acid, and more are available upon request.

 https://www.facebook.com/MichiganMushrooms/?fref=ts


 REPLAYS:
High Point Radio 1700 AM / 100.5 FM
TRI-STATE AREA NJ NY PA 
WWW.HighPointRadio.com
Replay Saturday Morning Penny Entertainment Online Radio | BlogTalkRadio
Freedom In America Radio Network | Freedom In America Radio Network
Cave Radio Broadcasting (twice a week)
Saturday Evening 7 PM PST  Para X Home
Monday 9 PM PST  http://allnews.network/
Tuesday 4PM PST www.LateNightInTheMidlands.com
Wednesday Night 6 PM PST http://www.veteranstruthnetwork.com
The Opperman Report | iHeartRadio
The Opperman Report on iTunes

Brand New Shows - Exclusive Content- Helps Support the Free Shows

OR 

If you enjoy the shows please donate to keep us on the air.

No comments:

Post a Comment