TCM Classic Film Festival 2014

Saturday started off with Jerry Lewis’s handprint ceremony at Grauman’s Chinese Theater and a special presentation of Disney’s The Jungle Book (1967) at the El Captain Theater.

Jerry Lewis and Quentin Tarantino

Jerry Lewis and Quentin Tarantino.

Other films presented during the day included:

  • The world premiere restoration of Ishiro Honda’s Godzilla (1954) from the original 35mm fine grain and presented in collaboration with Rialto Pictures with an introduction by Gareth Edwards
  • A 50th Anniversary presentation of Mary Poppins (1964) at the El Captain Theater
  • The Goodbye Girl (1977) with Richard Dreyfuss discussing the win for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor
  • Living legend Maureen O’Hara presented the world premiere restoration of How Green Was My Valley (1941)
  • A thirty minute discussion with Jerry Lewis before The Nutty Professor (1963)
  • Another nearly sold out midnight screen, this time of Freaks (1932)

Anna Kendrick introduced The Women (1939).

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