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Announcing a new Meetup for The Triangle Indie Film Meetup Group!
What: Classic Movie: The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
When: Wednesday, April 27, 2011 7:00 PM
Where: The Varsity
123 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Why: Because who doesn't want to see a GREAT classic thriller with Frank Sinatra in his prime and Angela Lansbury (Murder She Wrote) in one of the most impressively nasty roles EVER (which she was nominated for an Oscar!)!
The Manchurian Candidate - 7:10PM - Varsity Theater - Chapel Hill
Starring: Frank Sinatra, Angela Lansbury, Laurence Harvey and Janet Leigh
Length: 2 hrs 6 mins
Director: John Frankenheimer
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Admission: $4.00 (and they have popcorn with REAL BUTTER!)
Angela Lanbury was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for this movie (and boy is she awesomely creepy!)
BONUS: If you sign up for the Varsity's email newsletter, they will send you a coupon for free popcorn. http://www.varsityonf...
This great classic suspense film has some big name stars doing performances you won't forget and all for only $4.00 at the Varsity Theater on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill (known for having REAL BUTTER on their popcorn!) We will be seeing the 7:10 show and I will meet everyone out front / in the lobby with my big pink scarf at 7:00PM.
This event is cross posted with the Triangle Geeks (Julie is organizing the event for both groups).
There is parking in the lot and deck behind the theater as well as parking along Franklin Street. For more information about parking, see the Town of Chapel Hill Website.
The Varsity does accept cash and credit cards.
A US Army hero returns to New York from Korea, but has been mysteriously programmed by Communists to assassinate a presidential nominee, but when his Army buddy becomes suspicious of the goings on, he is on the trail to stop him.
Rotten Tomatoes (98% tomato meter rating!)