Celebrate Halloween this weekend with Pillar of Fire and the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library at a free screening of James Whale’s classic horror film, “Frankenstein” (1931), starring Boris Karloff in his most iconic role. The movie will be shown on Sunday, October 30, 2011, at 2 p.m. in the Screening Room at the library in downtown Florence.
Adapted from the novel by Mary Shelley, “Frankenstein” stars Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Edward Van Sloan, Dwight Frye, and Mae Clarke. Karloff’s striking appearance as the monster remains the standard for Frankenstein creatures, and the movie has inspired numerous sequels, parodies, and tributes since it appeared in 1931.
The screening will also include a presentation of Karloff’s late-career appearance on the television series, “Thriller.” The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library is located at 350 N. Wood Ave. in downtown Florence, about 65 miles from Huntsville. For more information, call 256-764-6564 or visit the library’s website.
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