Venue Details

249 Star Starred
Alex Theatre
between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
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10 events
5 reviews
5 stars
The weather was mild outside = comfortable in the venue.
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9 events
6 reviews
4 stars
Or, add your own...plenty of eating places located very close to the theater, reasonably priced & a little higher end if that's what you are looking for. Public parking was a little difficult, so might as well park in the parking structure on Maryland as the first 90 mins. are free. Total cost of just the performance was $1!!!!
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Reviews & Ratings

"The Haunting"
31 ratings
4.3 average rating
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58 events
35 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 24 2009

Love the Alex theatre and the movie was a classic. The Medium had created a special film on the Alex theatre ghosts but then when he spoke in person I got the feeling he was just recapping his film. Since several people didn’t enjoy him (which...continued

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Catherine McGann
37 events
9 reviews
24 stars
attended Oct 24 2009

Great movie, great venue. The Alex is a lovely old historic theater, and just the place for something like this. Will definitely go back for future films here....

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3 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 24 2009

I would have given this event 4 stars, however, the "psychic" was not entertaining at all. The movie is a classic, the theater is beautiful, but the opening act was not needed; especially someone who is trying to peddle his wares the 45-minutes.

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Robert Wise adapted Shirley Jackson’s novel The Haunting of Hill House into one of filmdom’s most memorable horror films.

A paranormal investigator (Richard Johnson) decides to investigate a 90-year old haunted house aided by two women with recent psychic experiences (Julie Harris and Claire Bloom) and the owner’s skeptical nephew (Russ Tamblyn).

A true ghost story of the first degree, The Haunting is perfect spook fare to put you in the Halloween spirit.

Presented In 35mm black and white and CinemaScope. (M-G-M, 1963)

Cartoon will be The Tell Tale Heart (UPA, 1953).

On stage:

Is the Alex haunted? Join renowned Psychic-Medium & parapsychological investigator Michael J. Kouri who will appear live on stage, as he Investigates the historic Alex Theatre for its legendary ghosts.