‘Gone With The Wind’ Fans To Celebrate The Film’s 75th Anniversary With Bay Area Screenings
(CBS SF) – “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” To think it’s been 75 years since Clark Gable uttered those famous words into film history.
In celebration, Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies is bringing back the biggest film from Hollywood’s Golden Age, Gone With The Wind to the big screen.
Over 650 selected cinemas across the country will screen the classic film on September 28 and October 1st. Twenty cinemas alone will screen the film here in the Bay Area. Additionally, to introduce the film, TCM has produced a special featurette by TCM host and film historian Robert Osborne.
Gone With the Wind stars Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O’Hara, Clark Gable as Rhett Butler, Olivia De Havilland as Melanie Hamilton, Leslie Howard as Ashley Wilkes and Oscar®-winner Hattie McDaniel. The epic Civil War drama won 10 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Lead & Supporting Actress for Leigh & McDaniel and Best Director for Victor Fleming. The film was released in 1939 and has been re-released nine times ever since.
“Gone With the Wind is one of the most celebrated and iconic films in the WB Library,” noted Jeff Baker, WBHE’s Executive VP and General Manager, Theatrical Catalog. “We are very selective about re-releasing classic films from our library, theatrically and this is certainly one that warrants the limited re-release. Deservedly, 75 years later, it remains the domestic box-office king at nearly $1.7 billion (adjusted for inflation).”
“TCM Presents: Gone With the Wind” will be shown at the following cinemas:
|AMC||Cupertino 16 with IMAX||10123 N Wolfe Rd||Cupertino|
|Cinemark||Daly City 20 with ‘XD’||1901 Junipero Serra Blvd||Daly City|
|Regal||Hacienda Crossings 21 with IMAX||5000 Dublin Blvd||Dublin|
|AMC||Bay Street 16 with IMAX||5614 Bay St Ste 220||Emeryville|
|Cinemark||Century Pacific Commons||43917 Pacific Commons Blvd||Fremont|
|Cinemark||Milpitas Great Mall 20 with ‘XD’||1010 Great Mall Dr||Milpitas|
|Cinemark||Mountain View Cinemas 16||1500 N Shoreline Blvd||Mountain View|
|Cinemark||Century Silverado||195 Gasser Drive||Napa|
|Cinemark||Pleasant Hill Downtown 16 with ‘XD’||125 Crescent Dr||Pleasant Hill|
|Cinemark||Century 20 Downtown Redwood City with ‘XD’||825 Middlefield Rd||Redwood City|
|Cinemark||Century Theatres at Tanforan with ‘XD’||1188 El Camino Real||San Bruno|
|Cinemark||Century 9 San Francisco Centre with ‘XD’||835 Market St||San Francisco|
|AMC||Eastridge Mall 15 with IMAX||2190 Eastridge Loop||San Jose|
|Cinemark||Cinearts Santana Row 6||3088 Olsen Dr||San Jose|
|Cinemark||San Jose Oakridge 20 with ‘XD’||925 Blossom Hill Rd||San Jose|
|Cinemark||San Mateo Downtown||320 2Nd Ave||San Mateo|
|Cinemark||San Rafael Regency 6||280 Smith Ranch Rd||San Rafael|
|Cinemark||Union City Union Landing 25 with ‘XD’||32100 Union Lndg||Union City|
|Cinemark||Walnut Creek 14 with ‘XD’||1201 Locust St||Walnut Creek|
More information and tickets to the screening can be found here.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Gone with the Wind 75th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition arrives on Blu-ray™ on September 30th.
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