Venue Details

203 Star Starred
Alex Theatre
between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
818-243-2539
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Roxanne
This area of Glendale can get crowded so arrive a little early to find parking behind the theatre or on the next block.
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I wore light jacket or wrap if you are sitting in the balcony as the air conditioning can get cold..
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66 reviews
44 stars
attended Oct 27 2007

Always a great time to see a film as it was meant to be seen. In this case, "Creature from the Black Lagoon" was released in 3-D and seeing it in a theatre in 3-D with an audience was a lot of fun. The print was excellent as was the opening Wood...continued

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20 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 27 2007

My friend and I had a great time. It was fun to do something totally different and unexpected. Meeting the star of the film and the live magic act were nice bonuses!

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15 reviews
10 stars
attended Oct 27 2007

Really fun. It was a great movie and show.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Rob Zabrecky is an institution in L.A.’s magic scene, performing regularly at the Magic Castle.” – Los Angeles Times
“Zabrecky’s magic could easily be the plotline of a Stephen King novel, if Steven King wrote comedy.” – Magic Magazine.

Description

_Creature from a million years ago!… every man his mortal enemy…

and a woman’s beauty his prey!!_

The Alex Film Society celebrates Halloween with a 3-D screening of Creature from the Black Lagoon at Glendale’s historic Alex Theatre. In the 1954 Universal release, a scientific expedition searching for fossils along the Amazon River discover a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon. The creature escapes capture but returns to kidnap the lovely young fiancée Kay whom it loves.

Stars include Richard Carlson and Julia Adams. Directed by Jack Arnold. This classic 50’s horror film is presented in 3-D and free 3-D glasses are included with admission.

Before the show, we include a Live Stage Show featuring Magic and Comedy by Rob Zabrecky.  The film’s star Julia Adams will also be on hand!

Also on screen will be a Woody The Woodpecker cartoon, Phantom of the Horse Opera (Universal 1961).