Loew’s Theatre Hosting Series of Whodunnit Films This Weekend

What on at the Loew’s this weekend? It’s a mystery! Literally.

The Whodunnit fun kicks off Friday, Jan. 25 at 8 pm with a Sherlock Holmes double feature, Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon starring Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce and Lionel Atwill and The Woman in Green, also starring Rathbone in the lead role, with Nigel Bruce and Hillary Brooke. There will also be a rare 1927 short with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s only interview given on film.

Admission for both films is $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and kids. The films may not be suitable for young children.

The mystery continues with Alfred Hitchcock’s To Catch a Thief starring Cary Grant and Grace Kelly on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 6 pm. It will be followed by The Usual Suspects with Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio Del Toro, Kevin Pollak, Stephen Baldwin, Chazz Palminteri and Pete Postlethwaite at 8:20 pm. Admission for each movie is $7 for adults and $5 for seniors and kids.

Also, tonight the Loew’s will host the Jersey City Arts High School concert featuring some of the city’s most talented kids performing both classical and contemporary works. There will also be performances by the Pop Band and Brass Ensemble. The free concert takes place today, Jan. 23, at 6:30 pm.

The Landmark Loew’s Jersey Theatre is located at 54 Journal Square on Kennedy Boulevard.

Summer Dawn Hortillosa

is a freelance arts and entertainment writer whose work has appeared in the Jersey City Independent, The Jersey Journal, the International and other publications. She is also a creative writer and theatrical director.