Chuck 101: Celebrate Chuck Jones's 101st Birthday at the Egyptian Theater!

Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 5:00pm

Egyptian Theater, 6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood

Cost: $50 (includes pre-show reception, reserved seating, and a limited edition print) $25 (includes reserved seating and a limited edition print) $11 General Admission $9 Students/Seniors $7 Cinematheque Members Proceeds benefit the Chuck Jones Creativity Cent

Among the most prolific and creative forces in the history of animation, Chuck Jones directed more than 300 cartoons during his 60-year career, creating such classic characters as the Road Runner, Wile E. Coyote and Pepe LePew. As a fundraiser for the Chuck Jones Creativity Center, we celebrate the Oscar winner’s birthday with an evening of his most memorable Merrie Melodies and Looney Tunes, including “Bully for Bugs” (1953, 7 min.), “Ali Baba Bunny” (1957, 7 min.), “A Bear for Punishment” (1951, 7 min.), “Drip-Along Daffy” (1951, 7 min.), “Fast and Furry-ous” (1949, 7 min.), “Feed the Kitty” (1952, 7 min.), “High Note” (1960, 6.5 min.), “Now Hear This” (1962, 6 min.) and “Rabbit of Seville” (1950, 7.5 min.).

Ticket Prices:
$50 (includes pre-show reception, reserved seating, and a limited edition print)
$25 (includes reserved seating and a limited edition print)
$11 General Admission
$9 Students/Seniors
$7 Cinematheque Members
Proceeds benefit the Chuck Jones Creativity Center.

Discussion between films with Chuck Jones’ widow, Marian Jones; daughter, Linda Jones; grandchildren Todd, Craig and Valerie Kausen; Leonard Maltin; and George Daugherty, creator and conductor of “Bugs Bunny at the Symphony; David Wong, producer of "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony", and John Shulman, former General Counsel and Executive Vice President of Warner Bros.
 
Screening format: 35mm | No vouchers accepted for this program.
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