The Three Stooges 16th Annual Big Screen Event
The Alex Film Society its Thanksgiving tradition for Stooge fans with its 16th Annual The Three Stooges Big Screen Event on November 30, 2013; the Saturday after Thanksgiving, at the historic Alex Theatre in Glendale, California. This is the place to be on November 30th to experience the masters of mirth, merriment and mayhem on the big screen!
‘Hello Pop’, the lost MGM short from 1933 with Larry, Moe and Curly with Ted Healy has been found! Now restored, it will be shown as it was originally intended, in 35mm on the big screen and in two strip Technicolor! So after 80 years, once again we can say, ‘Hello Pop! Glad you made it!’
Joining Hello Pop! are these Columbia classics shown on the big screen from remastered 35mm prints:
Three Dumb Clucks (1937)
We Want Our Mummy (1939)
Three Smart Saps (1942)
Brideless Groom (1947)
Sock-A-Bye baby (1942)
There are two shows: 2:00PM and 8:00PM. Running time is approximately 2 hours 30 minutes with no intermission. For information regarding the event and assistance with a ticket purchase, please call the Alex Theatre Box Office at 818.243.2539. The Alex Theatre is located at 216 North Brand Blvd., Glendale 91203.
The Historic Alex Theatre
A registered historic landmark, the “Alexander” Theatre began life in 1925 as a neighborhood vaudeville and movie house. It stands today as a surviving example of grand Vaudeville and movie palaces of the early 20th century and one of the very few extant theatres with an open forecourt. For more information about the Theatre please visit here. The LINK: http://www.alextheatre.org
The Alex Film Society, the organization that presents the annual Three Stooges event, is a non-profit, community arts organization founded in 1994 and is committed to the preservation of a classic movie palace, The Alex Theatre in Glendale, and films whose history is closely tied to this beautiful facility.
If you are interested in film preservation contact the Alex Film Society at P.O. Box 4807, Glendale, CA 91222. Visit their website at www.AlexFilmSociety.org or call 818-754-8250