Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Dec 29, 2012
7:30pm
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THE EGYPTIAN AT 90
In-Person Cast Reunion, Champagne Toast, Memorabilia Display, & Behind-The-Scenes Presentation!
THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE
This screening concludes our yearlong celebration of the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre! THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE originally premiered at the Egyptian in December of 1972.

Join us for a champagne toast to the 40th anniversary of this beloved classic at the theatre where it originally premiered! There will be a signing in the lobby from 6:00-7:30pm with cast members Stella Stevens, Carol Lynley, Eric Shea, Pamela Sue Martin, & Ernie Orsatti (schedules permitting), who will then introduce the film.

Production designer William Creber and the widow of director Ronald Neame will also be in attendance.

Before the film, Brian Boskind will also present a visual presentation on the making of the film highlighting the Queen Mary as a filming location, full circle inspiration for the story, and key design elements for the sets.

Doors will open at 6 PM for the cast autograph signing and champagne. Presentation and cast introductory comments will begin at 7:30 PM and the film will begin at 8:00 PM.

A memorabilia display will include:
-Stella Stevens' gown from the film
-4-foot long Art Deco lighting fixture from the dining room set
-Behind-the-scenes displays, including Call Sheets from the shoot
-A visual guide to the location filming on the Queen Mary
-A photo display of the 1972 premiere at the Egyptian Theatre
-Rare photos

All ticket buyers have a chance to win a copy of THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE on Blu-Ray to take home! Brush up on your trivia of the film to up your chances of winning.

Read the Susan King's L.A. Times article A return to 'The Poseidon Adventure'

Don your tuxes and glitziest gowns (circa 1972) to ring in the New Year a few days early aboard the S.S. Poseidon!
40th Anniversary!

THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE
1972, 20th Century Fox, 117 min, USA, Dir: Ronald Neame

Director Ronald Neame and producer Irwin Allen’s literally titanic disaster epic features a boatload of acting talent - Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Red Buttons, Carol Lynley, Jack Albertson, Roddy McDowall, Stella Stevens and more - all doing their best to survive the hellish inferno of capsized ocean liner the S.S. Poseidon. Special kudos to Shelley Winters for her unforgettably gutsy performance, and to special effects expert L.B. Abbott and stunt coordinator Paul Stader for some of the most spectacular disaster scenes in movie history, including the famous upside-down ballroom.


There will be a charge for autographs. Screening format: DCP
Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Dec 29, 2012 • 7:30pm
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