75th Anniversary Classic Film Series: Going My Way

2019-02-05 14:30 2019-02-05 16:30 America/New_York 75th Anniversary Classic Film Series: Going My Way The year is 1944. The United States is entering it's third year in World War II, tensions are high at home, but the movies provide a break from the everyday emotions of the day. We will feature films that are celebrating their 75th Anniversary. Our second film is the American musical comedy-drama film, Going My Way. Directed by Leo McCarey and starring Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald, the film is based on a story by Leo McCarey and is about a new young priest taking over a parish from an established old veteran. Crosby sings five songs in the film, with other songs performed onscreen by Metropolitan Opera's star mezzo-soprano, Risë Stevens (in the role of a famous Metropolitan Opera performer) as well as the Robert Mitchell Boys Choir (in the role of juvenile deliquents turned into a choir.) Refreshments provided by Plymouth Senior Living by Sunrise. Plymouth Plymouth Public Library nporemski@plymouthpubliclibrarycorp.org
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm
Presented By: 
Plymouth Public Library
Free Event

The year is 1944. The United States is entering it's third year in World War II, tensions are high at home, but the movies provide a break from the everyday emotions of the day. We will feature films that are celebrating their 75th Anniversary. Our second film is the American musical comedy-drama film, Going My Way.

Directed by Leo McCarey and starring Bing Crosby and Barry Fitzgerald, the film is based on a story by Leo McCarey and is about a new young priest taking over a parish from an established old veteran. Crosby sings five songs in the film, with other songs performed onscreen by Metropolitan Opera's star mezzo-soprano, Risë Stevens (in the role of a famous Metropolitan Opera performer) as well as the Robert Mitchell Boys Choir (in the role of juvenile deliquents turned into a choir.)

Refreshments provided by Plymouth Senior Living by Sunrise.

Address: 
Plymouth Public Library
132 South Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 5088304250