A selection of upcoming public events:
Friday June 14th, 6pm
Friday June 21st, 7pm
We kick off periodic exploration of the early films of Alfred Hitchcock with a double feature of his first (silent) thriller, The Lodger, followed by his (and Britain’s) first talking picture, Blackmail.
Sunday June 23rd, 2pm
Friday July 19, 7pm
Our first Mystery Liberty Theater was such a success, we’re doing it again! Target film TBA.
Sunday July 21, 2pm
Friday August 16, 7pm
Stay tuned for details of this year’s Murphysboro Apple Festival events.
Friday September 20, 7pm
Mystery Night features selections from the 1950’s TV series Sherlock Holmes, starring Ronald Howard (no, not that Ron Howard) as Sherlock and Howard Marion-Crawford with a more competent take on Dr. Watson.
Sunday September 22, 2pm
The family matinee this month features a batch of the original Felix the Cat shorts from the 20s and 30s, the first widely successful animated character in film.
Friday October 4, 7pm
We celebrate the spooky season with weekly films this year, starting with another Hitchcock double feature.
Friday October 11, 7pm
Stay tuned for some horror!
Friday October 18, 7pm
Yet another double feature from Alfred Hitchcock!
Sunday October 20, 2pm
The monthly family matinee joins in the Halloween mood with the original (de?)incarnation of Casper the Friendly Ghost from 1945.
Friday October 25, 7pm
Stay tuned for some more horror!
Friday November 15, 7pm
Documentary Night Show – details TBD.
Sunday November 17, 2pm
Friday December 13, 7:30pm
Nathan George makes his annual visit to the Historic Liberty Theater – a don’t-miss event every year!
December (date tbd)
A cult classic for the holidays – Santa Claus Conquers the Martians!
Sundays at 11am
REAL Church of Murphysboro meets in the theater every Sunday morning.
Still to come in 2019
- Zeke and Friends
- Serengeti Steve
- …and more!