From Page to Reel
Great Books to Great Movies
Co-Sponsored by Cicada Music Festival and Chautauqua Summer Programs
Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his newly inherited estate.
Starring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee
The Maltese Falcon
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 7:30 PM
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals and a gorgeous liar in their quest for a priceless statue. A film Roger Ebert called one of the greatest of all time!
Humphrey Bogart Stars (100 minutes)
Pride and Prejudice (1940)
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 7:30 PM
A mother, eager to find husbands for her five daughters has her efforts complicated by pride, prejudice and misunderstandings. All combine to complicate their relationships and make happiness difficult.
Starring Greer Garson and Laurence Olivier
To Kill A Mockingbird
Wednesday July 31, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the depression era South, defends an innocent black man against an undeserved rape charge, but ends up in a maelstrom of hate and prejudice.
Starring Gregory Peck
All films are in the Chautauqua Hall of Philosophy.
No tickets required. Donations accepted.