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Torquay Museum / Events / Thu 30 Jan 2020

Classic Film Club - Arsenic & Old Lace (1944)

Classic Film Club - Arsenic & Old Lace (1944)

Arsenic and Old Lace is a 1944 American black comedy film directed by Frank Capra and starring Cary Grant. It was based on Joseph Kesselring's play Arsenic and Old Lace. The script adaptation was by Julius J. Epstein and Philip G. Epstein.The contract with the play’s producers stipulated that the film would not be released until the Broadway run ended. The original planned release date was September 30, 1942. The play was a tremendous hit, running for three and a half years, so the film was not released until 1944.

Screened in Torquay Museum's 130 seat Cinema, yet only £4
per film. Or have lunch in the museum's cafe &
watch a film for only only £9 combined - Booking Essential.

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Torquay Museum

529 Babbacombe Road

Telephone: 01803 293 975

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