812.323.3020 114 E Kirkwood Ave. Bloomington, IN 47408
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Rear Window

Presented by: BCT Presents

Where: Buskirk-Chumley Theater

General Admission: $USD 5.00


Friday, February 8th 7:30 pm Buy Tickets


Part of the BCT Presents Alfred Hitchcock Series. Other screenings in the series include:

January 25th: The Birds
February 22nd: Vertigo
March 8th: Psycho

Based on the short story “It Had to be Murder” by detective novelist Cornell Woolrich, Alfred Hitchcock’s 1954 film follows L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies, a professional photographer temporarily confined to a wheelchair, as he watches the daily goings-on of his Greenwich Village neighbors and begins to suspect murder.

Rear Window  was nominated for four Academy Awards: Best Director, Alfred Hitchcock; Best Adapted Screenplay, John Michael Hayes; Best Cinematography – Color, Robert Burks; and Best Sound Mixing, Loren L. Ryder. The film was also nominated for the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival. In 1997, the film was selected by the National Film Preservation Board to be added to the United States National Film Registry.

Doors will open at 7pm for this general admission event. The Code and Key Escape Rooms will present a  short, interactive puzzle at 7:30 prior to the screening. Prizes will be awarded!

MPAA Rating: PG
Run Time: 1 hr 52 minutes
Release Date: 1954
Screening Format: DCP

The Venue

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114 East Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, Indiana 47408

Owned by the City of Bloomington, the Buskirk-Chumley Theater is operated by BCT Management, Inc., a private non-profit organization. This theater, located one block off the Courthouse Square, seats 600 with an orchestra level and a balcony. Concessions and items purchased from BLU Boy may be taken into the auditorium. Restrooms, concessions, the box office, and the orchestra-level seats are all wheelchair accessible. Special seats are reserved for those using wheelchairs. Please contact the box office at 812.323.3020 to purchase those seats. Street, lot, and garage parking is available across downtown Bloomington.

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The Promoter

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114 East Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, Indiana 47408

BCT Presents strives to bring diverse, high-quality, nationally-touring performers to the stage each year. The series also occasionally includes  classic films.

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