Old Pasadena Film Festival is America's largest free outdoor film festival, brining more than 20 screenings to the unique urban settings of historic Old Pasadena. This year's festival will take place every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening July 7-30, offering a wide selection of audience pleasing movie titles. More information including complete schedule of films and locations at http://www.oldpasadena...Thursday July 21 - Distant Lands, 20 South Raymond Ave., Pasadena, 91105 A Passage to India (1984) The story revolves around an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman, a city magistrate, and an English educator, whose friendship is put to the test after a false accusation is made during a trip to British colonial India.Friday July 22 - One Colorado Courtyard National Velvet (1944) The break-out role that catapulted Elizabeth Taylor to major stardom, this film also stars Mickey Rooney and was nominated for 5 Oscars.Saturday July 23 - One Colorado Courtyard Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) One of the greatest "buddy" movies of all time, this starred Paul Newman and Robert Redford, and was nominated for 7 Oscars including Best Director and Best Picture. Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close.Saturday July 23 - Central Park Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) This original version of the film stars Kevin McCarthy and Dana Wynter, and is an all-time horror classic. A small-town doctor learns that the population of his community is being replaced by emotionless alien duplicates.Thursday July 28 - One Colorado Courtyard The Princess Bride (1984) A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing(as read by a kindly grandfather).Thursday July 28 - Distant Lands, 20 South Raymond Ave., Pasadena, 91105 The Mosquito Coast (1986) The Mosquito Coast was nominated for two golden globes. An eccentric inventor decides to take his family to Central America in order to build an ice factory and to find a simpler life in the jungle. However, as he becomes increasingly becomes erratic and aggressive, their happiness is threatened, and their paradise turns into a nightmare.Friday July 29 - One Colorado Courtyard A Place in the Sun (1951) Starring Liz Taylor, Montgomery Clift amd Shelley Winters, A Place in the Sun was nominated for 9 Oscars and won 6, including Best Director for George Stevens.Saturday July 30 - One Colorado Courtyard An Affair to Remember (1957) Starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr, this all-time favorite love story was nominated for 4 Oscars.Saturday July 30 - Central Park The Birds (1963) This story by Daphne Du Maurier became one of Alfred Hitchcock's most famous screen gems, starring Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren and Suzanne Pleshette...as well as thousands of feathered villains
Philippe’s to Host Seventh Annual Free Chili Day Posted on 01/03/2017
Every January since 2011, Philippe’s has been teaming up with Dolores Chili to offer patrons a little something free. It’s become more and more popular and the day many have waited for is finally here, Philippe’s will host the seventh annual Free Chili Day.
The first 500 customers at Philippe’s on Tuesday, Jan. 24 beginning at 10:30 a.m. will receive a voucher for a free cup of Dolores chili, with the purchase of a sandwich. Guests will receive a voucher at one of the two main entrances upon arriving to the restaurant. They can then use that at the counter to get a free cup of chili, with or without beans, and topped with shredded cheddar cheese, or onions.
Dolores Chili and Philippe’s have a relationship built upon time. The 1970’s is where it all began and Dolores Chili is still sold exclusively at Philippe’s. Both establishments have plenty in common being family-owned and operate in Los Angeles. Dolores and Phili…