Classic Movie Night – The Godfather

Classic Movie Night – The Godfather

Known as one of the greatest films in American cinema, The Godfather will be shown at Classic Movie Night at the Jefferson Theatre on Friday, July 14, and The Lunchbox will be the feature for the Foreign Film Series, also at the Jefferson, on Wednesday, July 19.

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, The Godfather opened in 1972 and earned $245 million at the box office. Starring Marlon Brandon, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall and a host of others, the story follows a fictional crime family in New York spanning 1945-55. It won three Oscars for Best Picture, Best Actor (Brando) and Best Adapted Screenplay and also spawned two sequels.

The Godfather is 2 hours and 55 minutes and is Rated R.

The Lunchbox is a 2013 Indian romantic film that tells a story of a mistaken delivery in Mumbai’s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system that connects a young housewife to an older man in the twilight of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox.

It’s 1 hour and 44 minutes in length and Rated PG.

For more information, view beaumontcityevents.com or call (409) 838-3435. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the movies begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. Beer, wine and other concessions will be available.

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