The Capitol Theatre
220 W. Dominick St., Rome, NY, 13440
Box Office: (315) 337-6453
Capitol Silent Classics
*THE LOST WORLD (1925)
Saturday, April 12, 7:00 pm
Based on the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Lost World was the special-effects spectacle of 1925. Join Bessie Love, Lewis Stone, Wallace Beery and Lloyd Hughes as they embark on an adventure into the South American jungles, and reach a plateau with pre-historic beasts over a hundred feet high! Featuring stop motion effects by Willis O'Brien (King Kong), many of which still hold up almost 90 years later. Featuring a specially prepared score by Dr. Philip C. Carli on the Capitol's original-installation Möller Theater Organ.
Presented in a restored 35mm print from the collection of George Eastman House.
Also, short subject Backstage with Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle and "Buster" Keaton, courtesy of Film Preservation Associates.
Bring in your miscellaneous scrap items to help benefit the Capitol!
Accepted items are: miscellaneous scrap metal (aluminum, brass, copper, steel), cars, ATVs (operational or not), bicycles, wire, automotive (lead) batteries, aluminum boats, bottles and cans (with deposit). Miscellaneous building materials will be accepted by calling in advance.
Items accepted by appointment. Call Joe Borasky at (315) 623-7692 in advance.