City of Lakeport, California

2nd Tuesday Classic Cinema: Ben Hur
10/10/2017, starts 6:00 PM

The 1959 epic, “Ben-Hur,” starring Charlton Heston, screens at the Soper Reese Theatre on Tuesday, October 10, at 1:00 and 6:00 pm. Entry to the film is by donation.  


Heston brings a physical and moral presence to his role as a Jewish nobleman whose heroic odyssey includes enslavement by the Romans, vengeance against his tormentors during a furious chariot race, and fateful encounters with the figure of Jesus Christ.  The film won a record-breaking 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actor.

The movie is sponsored by Kenn and Susan McCarty of McCarty’s Live Oak Belgians. Rated G with run time of 3 hours 42 minutes. The Soper Reese Theatre is located at 275 S. Main St., Lakeport, 707-263-0577,

For More Information: Soper Reese Theatre

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12/15/2017: Third Friday Live: The Funky Dozen


12/19/2017: City Council Meeting


12/20/2017: Gen X Cinema: The Nightmare Before Christmas


12/22/2017: Gen X Cinema Double Feature: Scrooged & Die Hard


12/26/2017: 4th Tuesday Classic Cinema: The Great Dictator


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