Dive into Silver Screen Magic with the 2024 Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series Film Series

By on January 25, 2024

Kick off the series with Cary Grant and Grace Kelly in Hitchcock’s delightful “To Catch a Thief” on February 4th.

The Bryan Cultural Series will screen the film “To Catch A Thief”  on Sunday, February 4 at 4:00 p.m. at the R/C Kill Devil Hills Movies 10. Tickets are $10 and available at the theater box office and online at the R/C Theater website.

The Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series is thrilled to announce its 2024 Film Series, taking place at the R/C Kill Devil Hills Movies 10 theater. Join us for four captivating screenings, each expertly introduced by Dr. Christopher Plaestrant, Professor of the Year at Elizabeth City State University.

Our opening night film on Sunday, February 4th, at 4:00 pm, is the iconic “To Catch a Thief” (1955). This Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece stars the ever-charming Cary Grant as John Robie, a retired jewel thief nicknamed “The Cat,” wrongly suspected of a series of robberies on the French Riviera. The glamorous Grace Kelly plays Frances Stevens, a wealthy American heiress who becomes entangled in the thrilling mystery.

Dr. Plaestrant’s insightful introduction will enrich your viewing experience, providing context and historical background. Don’t miss this chance to see this beloved classic on the big screen!

“To Catch a Thief” charms on all fronts. Cary Grant and Grace Kelly sizzle with captivating chemistry, their witty banter and effortless charm bringing their characters to life.  Hitchcock masterfully blends suspense with humor and romance, keeping the audience guessing with clever twists and turns. The stunning French Riviera setting adds to the film’s magic, perfectly complementing the witty dialogue and Franz Waxman’s enchanting score.

The strong supporting cast further enriches the story, while the satisfying and clever ending leaves audiences feeling happy and entertained. It’s no wonder this film is considered a classic.

Mark your calendars for the remaining films in the series:

February 18th: “Stardust” (2007), a charming and witty fantasy adventure based on Neil Gaiman’s novel.

 February 25th: “1776” (1972), one of the best musical films ever made, depicting the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

 March 3rd: “My Favorite Year” (1982), a delightful comedy starring Peter O’Toole and Mark Linn-Baker.

 

All screenings start at 4:00 pm and tickets are only $10. Tickets are available online at https://www.bryanculturalseries.org/events2024

Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in cinematic gems with the 2024 Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series Film Series!


For more information about the Bryan Cultural Series and to find more information about the 2024 Film Series visit bryanculturalseries.org.

Towne Bank of Currituck, OBX Chevrolet Buick, Ramada Plaza Hotel of Kill Devil Hills, and Hilton Garden Inn of Kitty Hawk provide substantial support for this cultural offering of events.

The Bryan Cultural Series is a non-profit organization formed in 2012.  The board of directors is composed of nine community leaders dedicated to offering a series of high-quality cultural events.  These events will include a variety of visual, literary, and performing arts.  The board strives to glean from the talent that has attained regional as well as national recognition to maintain a high standard.



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