Arsenic and Old Lace

Series: Cinema Classics

Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2 at 2:00pm  |  $6  |

The Sunday, October 2 screening is free for all Hollywood Theatre members!

Our monthly Cinema Classics series is proud to present Frank Capra's dark comedy classic ARSENIC AND OLD LACE in 35mm!

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE (1944):  Writer and notorious marriage detractor Mortimer Brewster (Cary Grant) falls for girl-next-door Elaine Harper (Priscilla Lane), and they tie the knot on Halloween.  When the newlyweds return to their respective family homes to deliver the news, Brewster finds a corpse hidden in a window seat.  With his eccentric aunts (Josephine Hull, Jean Adair), disturbed uncle (John Alexander), and homicidal brother (Raymond Massey), he starts to realize that his family is even crazier than he thought.  Directed by Frank Capra.

118 minutes
Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey
Frank Capra


Sunday, October 2