Friday, November 6, 2015

Screening of Hitchcock's "The Man Who Knew Too Much" November 10, 2015

Hitchcock in the 50s: The Man Who Knew Too Much
Where: The Venue 1550 at the Daystar Center, 1550 S. State Street, Chicago, IL
When: November 10, 2015
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Hosted by Stephen Reginald

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956) James Stewart and Doris Day star as Ben and Jo McKenna, an American couple on vacation in Morocco with their young son, Hank. When their son is kidnapped, the McKenna’s are caught up in a web of international intrigue that tests their courage and resolve. Will they be able to save their son? This remake of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1934 film, is a lush production featuring a thrilling climax at London’s famed Royal Albert Hall.

Have some Joe and Enjoy the Show!
Before the movie, grab a cup of coffee from Overflow Coffee Bar, located within the Daystar Center. You can bring food and beverages into the auditorium; we even have small tables set up next to some of the seats. General Admission: $5 Students and Senior Citizens: $3.

Join the Chicago Film club; join the discussion
Once a month we screen a classic film and have a brief discussion afterward. For more information, including how to join (it’s free), click here. The Venue 1550 is easily accessible by the CTA. Please visit Transit Chicago for more information on transportation options.

Alfred Hitchcock directing Doris Day on location in London

Stephen Reginald is a freelance writer and editor. He has worked at various positions within the publishing industry for over 25 years. Most recently he was executive editor for McGraw-Hill’s The Learning Group Division. A long-time amateur student of film, Reginald hosts “Chicago Film Club,” a monthly movie event held in the South Loop, for the past two years. Reginald has also taught several adult education film classes at Facets Film School, Chicago.

Daystar Center located at 1550 S. State St. works through a grassroots network of collaborations and partnerships with individuals and other nonprofit organizations. Through this web, they’re able to provide educational, cultural, and civic activities that enrich and empower their clients, guests, and community members. To learn more about classes and events offered at the Daystar Center, please visit their Web site.

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