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Alex Theatre
between Wilson and California 216 N. Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203
818-243-2539
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Glendale’s historic Alex Theatre presents a screening of American Graffiti, George Lucas’ classic film about two friends preparing to leave town for college in 1962. Throughout a night of cruising, drag racing, fights, and picking up girls, punctuated by popular music of the time, they both struggle with the reality of approaching adulthood.

_ American Graffiti_ was nominated for 5 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director & Best Supporting Actress.  It was a Golden Globe winner for Best Motion Picture. Directed by George Lucas and starring Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Cindy Williams, Harrison Ford, Wolfman Jack, and Mackenzie Phillips.

Proceeds from the screening will benefit the Glendale Kiwanis Ducks4Kids and Glendale Arts.