From the first moving picture machines, through the Golden Age of Hollywood, Tibbits Opera House was there with the flickering images of moving pictures. Join us as we celebrate the era with film double features every month from October to May.
CLICK HERE for a full list of dates and the 2017-2018 Film Series Catalog.
Sci-Fi Fun in February will include The Day the Earth Stood Still and Invaders from Mars.
The Day the Earth Stood Still – 1951
Starring: Patricia Neal, Micheal Rennie
An alien named Klaatu lands his spacecraft on Cold War-era Earth. He brings with him an important warning from the galactic community and a massive robot sentry named Gort, capable of destroying all life on Earth. Klaatu’s efforts to convey this warning to the leaders of the world proves more difficult then he planned. In a last-ditch effort he decides to try and contact the leading scientific minds of the time.
Invaders from Mars – 1953
Starring: Helena Carter, Arthur Franz, Jimmy Hunt
Little David MacLean has a problem–all the adults in town begin to act strangely shortly after strange lights settle behind a hill near his home. As more and more adults are affected, he must turn to the pretty Dr. Blake for protection. Eventually, he must confront his fears in the unusual conclusion.
Admission to the classic film series is FREE. Concessions will be available for purchase.