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Movies in the Park: Superman (PG)
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 |
8:30 pm - 10:50 pm
Part of Movies in the Park movie series
Wednesday, August 23rd at 8:30 pm
Woodstock History Center Back Lawn
Rain Location: Woodstock Town Hall Theatre
Free. Donations to the Woodstock Community Food Shelf graciously accepted.
Christopher Reeve as the Man of Steel in a big-budget epic with Oscar-winning effects. Just before the destruction of the planet Krypton, scientist Jor-El (Marlon Brando) sends his infant son Kal-El on a spaceship to Earth. Raised by kindly farmers Jonathan (Glenn Ford) and Martha Kent (Phyllis Thaxter), young Clark (Christopher Reeve) discovers the source of his superhuman powers and moves to Metropolis to fight evil. As Superman, he battles the villainous Lex Luthor (Gene Hackman), while, as novice reporter Clark Kent, he attempts to woo co-worker Lois Lane (Margot Kidder). Bring a picnic dinner and a donation for the Woodstock Food Shelf and enjoy a free movie under the stars.
Directed by Richard Donner
Run Time: 2 hrs. 20 min.
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