Mix & Mingle at the Movies: Gosford Park

Saturday, April 16, 2016
7:30 p.m.

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A traditional whodunit with hilarious wit is brought to the silver screen by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes and director Robert Altman.  In the 1930’s, a film writer joins an elite family for dinner. As he discusses his newest murder mystery story, eerily similar to the present events, a horrific murder occurs. Everyone is a suspect in the homicide – servants, guests, and the wealthy residents alike!  This classic film of humorous hijinks and clever intrigue will keep you on your toes trying to guess who could be the culprit. 

Invite your film loving friends as we host this movie set in the time period of Downton Abbey. Paul Booth, professor at DePaul University, will start off the evening with a short introduction to the film as you enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Period-appropriate costumes (upstairs or downstairs!) are highly encouraged and there will be a costume contest with prizes awarded each evening. Doors open at 6:00 p.m

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