20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Part of Fantastic Voyages
Sunday, February 27, 2011, 1:00 p.m.

Dir. Richard Fleischer. 1954, 127 mins.

35mm print. With Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas, and Peter Lorre. Based on the novel by Jules Verne. Science fiction meets swashbuckling adventure in this adaptation of Verne’s 1870 classic about a professor seeking the truth about a legendary sea monster. On the journey, they encounter the power-mad Captain Nemo and his futuristic submarine. 

Free with Museum admission.

Recommended for ages 8+

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