Venue Details

201 Star Starred
Alex Theatre
between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
818-243-ALEX
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119 events
66 reviews
88 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... continued

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19 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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41 events
17 reviews
10 stars
attended Oct 27 2007

The Alex film society organizes great events. The pre-show entertainment was fun and the film itself was fabulous. Wonderful to see this one on the big screen again.

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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).