Film Forum Jr.: Guys and Dolls
February 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Suggested Ages: 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18, Adult Friendly
Marlon Brando’s Sky Masterson croons and dances his way into the heart of Salvation Army lass Jean Simmons in Mankiewicz’s big color and Scope movie of the Runyon/Loesser American classic. With Frank Sinatra as Nathan Detroit and original Broadway cast members Vivian Blaine and Stubby Kaye.
Barbra Streisand directs and stars in this story of “a young Jewish woman in Eastern Europe at the turn of the century who must disguise herself as a boy in order to fulfill her dream and get an education. Isaac Bashevis Singer’s simple short story is handled with love and…
“Jim Henson puts his own spin on another classic story, Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island, with Kermit as Captain Smollett and Miss Piggy as Benjamina Gunn, plus Tim Curry as the scurrilous Long John Silver… A bloodless way to be introduced to one of literature’s most full-blooded stories.” – Leonard Maltin’s Family…
The Marx Brothers come to the rescue in the Wild West when a young man, trying to settle an old family feud so he can marry the girl he loves, runs afoul of crooks.