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Flicks On The Brick At The Athenaeum: 'The Big Sleep'

The Athenaeum’s popular film and wine series, “Flicks on the Bricks,” returns for a seventh year. Guests are invited to join us on the Athenaeum’s outdoor patio for balmy summer nights and screenings of classic cinemas al fresco. Series tickets for the open-air theater include four memorable films and delightful summer wine pairings selected by Barbara Baxter.

Guests must be 21 years or older to attend.

Date: Thursday, August 1, at 7:30 p.m.
Film: The Big Sleep (1946)

About the Film:
Humphrey Bogart stars as Philip Marlowe, Raymond Chandler’s tough, cynical, but charming private eye. Marlowe investigates the gambling debts of the wealthy General Sternwood’s younger daughter and is plunged into a world of blackmail, deception, and violence. Lauren Bacall is the general’s older daughter and the sparks fly between her and Bogie in a classic duo performance. Paired with Pinot Noir.

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Location: Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St La jolla, CA 92037 Google Map

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Promotional graphic for the film, "The Big Sleep" screeni...

Above: Promotional graphic for the film, "The Big Sleep" screening at the Athenaeum's Flicks on the Bricks on August 1st, 2013.


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