WHITE CHRISTMAS (1954) – News-Gazette Film Series
Date/Time(s): Tues, December 12, 2017 – 7pm
Seating: General Admission
Tickets: $6 (or see all 5 for $24)
Add’l per ticket processing fees apply: $1 (online only)
(120 min) A successful Broadway act, Bob and Phil, become romantically interested in The Haynes Sisters, Betty and Judy, an up-and-coming club act. Bob and Phil decide to follow Betty and Judy to the Columbia Inn in Pinetree, Vermont, a ski resort where the sisters are performing for the holidays, rather than their original plan to head back to New York to rehearse their latest show. Unknown to Bob and Phil, the Columbia Inn is owned by their former, and now retired, General Waverly, who served as their general during WWII. He risks losing the Inn in America’s winter wonderland, so the quartet teams up to save the failing Vermont inn–where it is almost always a “White Christmas”–in this classic film starring Bing Crosby.
NEWS-GAZETTE FILM SERIES: THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER
Schedule:December 11 Home Alone (1990) Rated PG (103 min)
December 12 White Christmas (1955) Rated G (120 min)
December 13 Christmas Carol (1951) Rated G (86 min)
*Miracle On 34th Street cancelled for Martina McBride Christmas concert*
December 15-16 It’s A Wonderful Life(1946) Rated PG (130 min)
2017-2018 NEWS-GAZETTE FILM SERIES
Join us one Saturday each month as we screen the most beloved classic films of all time. Virginia Theatre organist David Schroeder performs on the Virginia’s historic Wurlitzer Pipe Organ at most News- Gazette screenings. NEW this year: before each 7pm News-Gazette film, take a trip back in time with a short sing-a-long with David at the Wurlitzer and our historic glass slides as your guide! The Virginia Theatre houses one of the largest collections in the country of these unique glass slides, each set printed with the lyrics to a classic tune from days gone by. Warm up your pipes and bring the whole family!