Thursday, November 8, 2012
TCM Event Series Presents: To Kill A Mockingbird in select movie theaters nationwide Thursday, November 15 at 7:00 PM local time.
NCM Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Universal Pictures will present the fourth event in the TCM Event Series by celebrating the 50th Anniversary of To Kill A Mockingbird starring Academy Award® Winning Actor Gregory Peck. Newly restored by Universal for their 100th Anniversary this not to be missed classic will be shown in select movie theaters nationwide for only one day on Thursday, November 15th.
This dramatic movie is based on Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning story about a famous lawyer Atticus Finch that challenges the social norm and decides to defend a black man who is accused of raping a white woman and the effects that it has on his family.
Also in honor of the film’s 50th Anniversary Host Ben Mankiewicz will step behind the scenes to hear stories about what it took to turn Harper Lee’s novel into a movie and why Gregory Peck felt it was a role he couldn’t pass up. Ben will also share select interviews from the TCM Archives featuring key people involved in the production.
Don’t miss this American classic movie “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
For more information or to buy your tickets visit: Fathom Events
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