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Library of Congress' Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation films
Frankenstein shares double billing with Dracula this month.
Visit the Photo Place
Are you a fan of great movies? Then head to Culpeper, at the Library of Congress' Packard Campus for Audio-Visual Conservation, 19053 Mount Pony Road.
You can catch some brilliant films in a beautiful setting this Halloween season. Not only will you see great movies on the big screen, but it's free.
Please reserve your seat in advance, because they can fill up. Info: 540/827-1079, ext. 79994; loc.gov/avconserva
THURSDAY, OCT. 11,
"The Spy Who Came In From the Cold" (1965): A British agent refuses to come in from the Cold War during the 1960s, choosing to infiltrate the enemy, a mission that may prove his last. With Richard Burton, Claire Bloom and Oskar Werner. Spy thriller. Black-and-white.
FRIDAY, OCT. 12, 7:30 P.M.
"Too Many Girls" (1940): Four college football stars are hired to chaperon a reckless heiress to a Wild West college. With Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Richard Carlson, Ann Miller and Eddie Bracken. Musical comedy. Black-and-white.
SATURDAY, OCT. 13,
"On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969): James Bond woos the daughter of the head of a European crime syndicate and goes undercover to investigate a secret clinic in the Swiss Alps. With George Lazenby, Diana Rigg and Telly Savalas. Spy action thriller. Color.
THURSDAY, OCT. 18,
Halloween double feature:
"Frankenstein" (1931): A crazed scientist creates a living being from body parts, inadvertently giving it a criminal brain. With Colin Clive, Boris Karloff and Mae Clarke. Horror. Black-and-white.
"Dracula" (1931): A Transylvanian vampire stakes his claim on a British estate in search of new blood. With Bela Lugosi, Dwight Frye and Edward Van Sloan. Horror. Black-and-white.
FRIDAY, OCT. 19, 7:30 P.M.
"Kwaidan" ("Ghost Story") (1964): Based on stories from Lafcadio Hearn's collections of Japanese folk tales, the film consists of four separate stories: "The Black Hair," "The Woman of the Snow," "Hoichi the Earless" and "In a Cup of Tea." With Rentaro Mikuni, Michiyo Aratama and Misako Watanabe. Horror fantasy. Color. In Japanese with English subtitles.
SATURDAY, OCT. 20,