Q Night at the Movies features The Philadelphia Story 11/17
Posted on Nov 12, 2018
Q Night at the Movies presents the hijinks-filled classic romantic commedy The Philadelphia Story. Before the movie learn about Anne Morrow Lindbergh and the adaptation of the Mary Poppins origin story, Saving Mr Banks. After the main feature, stick around for an in-depth profile on Dexter Haven himself, Cary Grant. It all starts at 7 p.m. Saturday on KLRU Q.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh: You'll Have the Sky at 7 p.m. The life and work of writer Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Narrated by Judith Light.
On Story at 7:30 p.m. Director John Lee Hancock and writer Kelly Marcel talk about adapting Saving Mr. Banks for the screen.
Feature Film The Philadelphia Story at 8 p.m. This classic romantic comedy focuses on Tracy Lord (Katharine Hepburn), a Philadelphia socialite who has split from her husband, C.K. Dexter Haven (Cary Grant), due both to his drinking and to her overly demanding nature. As Tracy prepares to wed the wealthy George Kittredge (John Howard), she crosses paths with both Dexter and prying reporter Macaulay Connor (James Stewart). Unclear about her feelings for all three men, Tracy must decide whom she truly loves.
Hollywood Idols Cary Grant: The Leading Man at 9:55 p.m. Family photos, archival footage and film clips convey Cary Grant's road to Hollywood success. Film clips include She Done Him Wrong, North by Northwest and To Catch a Thief.
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 10:30 p.m. Film stars discuss their work. Hosted by Andrew Wallenstein.