A STAR IS BORN (1937) / A STAR IS BORN (1976)

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Showings

Castro Theatre Mon, Dec 30 1:30 PM
Castro Theatre Mon, Dec 30 3:35 PM
Castro Theatre Mon, Dec 30 6:00 PM
Castro Theatre Mon, Dec 30 8:05 PM

Description

MONDAY DECEMBER 30 *Double Feature* A STAR IS BORN 1:15, 6:00 Marvelous William Wellman classic drama about the early days of the Hollywood star system stars Fredric March as one-time screen idol Norman Maine, who meets and falls for waitress/would-be actress Esther Blodgett (Janet Gaynor)—only to watch his career decline, as hers rises to the top. This first filming of the memorable story was also one of the first films to be shot in Technicolor; with Andy Devine, Adolphe Menjou, and Lionel Stander. (1937, 111 min, HD digital) + A STAR IS BORN 3:35, 8:05 The fire of Barbra Streisand. The magnetism of Kris Kristofferson. The reckless world of big-time rock 'n' roll. All three bring a new passion and timeliness to one of the screen's classic love stories and winner of five Golden Globes, including Best Picture, Actress and Actor. The Streisand/Paul Williams penned “Evergreen“ won the Oscar and Golden Globe as 1976's Best Original Song. Gary Busey co-stars. (1976, 139 min, DCP)