Southington Library to hold classic horror movie marathon Oct. 31

Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 17:24
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SOUTHINGTON - Visitors to the Southington Library on Halloween, Oct. 31, can get their thrills and chills with a classic horror movie marathon in the community room. No registration is required. Light refreshments will be provided.

The movies are as follows:

n Noon: Dracula. Starring: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners. The ancient vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the virtuous young Mina. (1931, 75 minutes, black and white).

n 2 p.m.: Invasion of the Body Snatchers. Starring Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter, King Donovan, Carolyn Jones. Alien plant spores have fallen from space and grown into large seed pods capable of producing a duplicate copy of each human. (1956, 80 minutes, black and white).

n 4 p.m.: Night of the Living Dead. Starring Judith O’Dea, Duane Jones, Marilyn Eastman, Karl Hardman. Seven people are trapped in a farmhouse in rural western Pennsylvania, besieged by a large and growing group of “living dead” monsters. (1968, 96 minutes, black and white)

n 6 p.m.: Psycho, Rated R. Starring Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, John Gavin, Martin Balsam. A young woman on the lam checks in at the Bates Motel where she meets the proprietor, Norman Bates, a young man who has an interest in taxidermy and a difficult relationship with his mother. (1960, 109 minutes, black and white)

- Southington Public Library

Posted in New Britain Herald, Southington Herald on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 17:24. Updated: Wednesday, 17 October 2018 17:26.