“To Kill a Mockingbird” Returns to the Hi Pointe

Harry Hamm

The very successful Classic Film series presented by The Hi Pointe Theater continues this month with two showing of one of the best American movies ever made, “To Kill a Mockingbird.” The showings will be at 1:30 PM on Tuesday September 4th and 10:30 AM on Saturday September 7th. Admission is $5 per person.

kam 1 To Kill a Mockingbird Returns to the Hi Pointe

Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Harper Lee written in 1960, the motion picture was released in 1962. Gregory Peck won the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of attorney Atticus Finch. “To Kill a Mockingbird” also won Oscars for Best Art Decoration and Best Writing for a screenplay based on subject matter from another medium. In 2003, the American Film Institute named the character of Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century.

kam 2 To Kill a Mockingbird Returns to the Hi Pointe

“To Kill a Mockingbird” was the first major credited film role (Bo Radley) for Robert Duvall, who attended Principia College in Elsah, Illinois. Duvall says his interest in acting began when he was a little boy and his family would take him to shows at The Muny.

kam 3 To Kill a Mockingbird Returns to the Hi Pointe

The Hi Pointe opened in St. Louis in 1922 and is currently celebrating its 90th anniversary in operation. The Hi Pointe has been throughly renovated and features digital and 3-D projection, plus digital sound system and a new state-of-the-art screen.

hi pointe To Kill a Mockingbird Returns to the Hi Pointe

For more information on The Hi Pointe and the Classic Film Series, click on the link below.

http://www.hi-pointetheatre.com/

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS St. Louis

Live Inspired
Photography In A Flash

Listen Live