Philly Film Festival Will Host a Pop-Up Film Festival at the Flower Show
This year’s Philadelphia Flower Show is themed “Celebrate the Movies,” so it’s no wonder they’ve teamed up with the Philadelphia Film Society on a pop-up film festival that will take place in the Grand Hall of the Pennsylvania Convention Center throughout the run of the Flower Show. Among the films being shown are classics, like Ghostbusters, Wizard of Oz and Breakfast at Tiffany’s, all shown on loop during regular show hours. Check out the full schedule below:
March 1 – Maleficent: A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land. Starring Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning.
March 2 – Wizard of Oz: Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home. Starring Judy Garland.
March 3 – Harold and Maude: Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral. Starring Ruth Gordon, Bud Cort.
March 4 – My Big Fat Greek Wedding: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity. Starring Nia Vardalos, John Corbett.
March 5 – Breakfast at Tiffany’s: A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building.Starring Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard.
March 6 – Best in Show: A colorful array of characters competes at a national dog show. Starring Fred Willard, Eugene Levy.
March 6 – Ghostbusters: Three unemployed parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service. Starring Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray.
March 7 – Labyrinth: Fifteen-year-old Sarah accidentally wishes her baby half-brother, Toby, away to the Goblin King Jareth who will keep Toby if Sarah does not complete his Labyrinth in thirteen hours. Starring David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly.
March 8 – Every After: A Cinderella Story: The “real” story of Cinderella. A refreshing new take on the classic fairy tale. Starring Drew Barrymore, Angelica Huston.
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