Halloween Classic Sci
Fi Movie Marathon to be Shown at Public Library
October 21, 2015
MOUNT VERNON - “Aliens, spaceships and robots…oh, my!” The fourth annual
Halloween Movie Marathon will focus on ten hours of “sci-fi” classics on
Saturday, October 24, from 2:00 pm through midnight at the Public Library of
Mount Vernon and Knox County, 201 N. Mulberry Street.
The marathon will feature the following classic science fiction movies (and a
surprise or two!) with approximate start times:
2:00 pm - War of the Worlds – 1953
3:30 pm - Invasion of the Body Snatcher - 1956
5:00 pm - The Forbidden Planet - 1956
7:00 pm - The Day the Earth Stood Still - 1951
8:30 pm - Alien (R) - 1979
10:30 pm - Event Horizon (R) - 1997
Participants can come for one or all shows. The lower level of the main library
will be full of spooky decorations. Halloween costumes welcome. Door prizes
Children under 12 must have parent or guardian present. Movie rating age
requirements will be strictly followed. After library closes at 5:00 p.m., the
only door open will be the west entrance on the side of the parking lot.
The movies are free and open to the public. Refreshments provided for entire
program. Co-sponsored by Friends of the Library. For information, call
740-392-BOOK (2665) Ext. 243, email email@example.com or
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