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Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25

The Brattle Theatre40 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138 • Harvard Square • 617 876-6837 • [email protected]

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Tue, Sep 1, 2015

Repertory Series ArchiveScrewball Summer

Philadelphia Story

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75th Anniversary!

7:00 show added on Tuesday, September 1!

(1940) dir George Cukor w/Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart [112 min; 35mm]
Hands down one of the funniest and most beloved screwball romantic comedies of all time. The madcap escapade revolves around a tabloid reporter (Stewart) sent to a society wedding who falls for the free-spirited bride (Hepburn) while she contemplates a reunion with an old flame (Grant).

“Every time Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Jimmy Stewart connect in a scene, we hear the happy ding! of quality champagne crystal.” –

★★★★★ “It has been a long time since Hollywood has spent itself so extravagantly, and to such entertaining effect, upon a straight upper-crust fable, an unblushing apologia for plutocracy.” – Bosley Crowther, New York Times (1940)

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Monday 8/31: Double Feature

at 2:45 7:00
at 5:00 9:15

Tuesday 9/1: Double Feature

at 2:45 7:00*
at 5:00 9:15*

*Added Shows! Double Feature: see two movies for one low price – click the earlier of two consecutive showtimes and select the Multi-Feature ticket option. Brattle passes accepted. All times PM unless indicated.

  • Isabelle Huppert and Kim Minhee in CLAIRE'S CAMERA • Premiere Engagement April 13–15
Closing Night Screening! Discussion to Follow! ReelAbilities Film Festival presents OFF THE RAILS • Thursday 3/29 at 7:00

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