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135 S. Doheny Dr Beverly Hills, CA 90211
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Great appetizers, drinks and desserts for everyone
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Light hors d’oeuvres and drinks are provided at the pre-screening reception.



  • 6:00 PM Reception
  • 7:00 PM Screening of Grand Canyon
  • 9:30 PM On-stage Interview and Audience Q&A

The reception before the film includes light hors d’oeuvres (cheese, fruit, crackers) and a bar sponsored by Red Bull.  Drinks will include Red Bull..and mixes, including Finlandia vodka, Bacardi rum, Piper Sonoma champagne, cranberry, pineapple,  orange juice and wine.

After the film, there will be a Q&A with writer-director Lawrence Kasdan.

Grand Canyon, was nominated for an Academy Award in 1991, and stars Danny Glover, Steve Martin, Kevin Kline, Mary McDonnell, Mary Louis Parker and Alfre Woodard.

Lawrence Kasdan has written or co-written some of the most successful films in motion picture history, including Continental Divide, Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, and The Bodyguard. In 1981 he directed his own script of Body Heat, and since that time has always directed his own writing, in an oeuvre that has included The Big Chill, Silverado, The Accidental Tourist, and Grand Canyon. A six-time Writers Guild Award and four-time Academy Award nominee, Kasdan has had critical and commercial success across three decades.