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You Can't Take It With You stars Jean Arthur as sweet-natured Alice Sycamore who falls for banker's son Tony Kirby (James Stewart) But when she invites her snooty prospective in-laws to dinner to give their blessing to the marriage, Alice's peculiar extended family -- including philosophical grandfather Martin Vanderhof, hapless fledgling ballerina sister Essie and fireworks enthusiast father Paul -- might be too eccentric for the staid Kirbys. When the two families meet there is an inevitable clash of lifestyle and class. The free screening starts at 6.30pm so please arrive in time to help yourself to refreshments for a donation & get seated. Flyer with full season of films available from the library.
Date: 19 December 2019
Time: 18:30 - 20:00
Description: You Can't Take It With You stars Jean Arthur as sweet-natured Alice Sycamore who falls for banker's son Tony Kirby (James Stewart) But when she invites her snooty prospective in-laws to dinner to give their blessing to the marriage, Alice's peculiar extended family -- including philosophical grandfather Martin Vanderhof, hapless fledgling ballerina sister Essie and fireworks enthusiast father Paul -- might be too eccentric for the staid Kirbys. When the two families meet there is an inevitable clash of lifestyle and class. The free screening starts at 6.30pm so please arrive in time to help yourself to refreshments for a donation & get seated. Flyer with full season of films available from the library.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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