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Young Frankenstein: Why You Need to See This Comedy Classic (Again)

By director on Sunday, August 29th, 2021 in 2021, year-round.

  There’s a moment early on in Mel Brooks’s 1974 parody of the classic Boris Karloff Frankenstein films that encapsulates Gene Wilder’s inspired performance as Frederick “Frahnk-en-steen.” He’s teaching neurology, a respectable scientist running from his family legacy of not-so-respectable scientists—a sore spot one student presses him on until Wilder, emphatically denouncing his ancestry, unwittingly Read the full article…


Cinema in the Redwoods

By director on Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 in 2021, year-round.

    The Mendocino Film Festival and the Skunk Train proudly present Cinema in the Redwoods, a unique twist on the outdoor movie experience. Join us as we board the incomparable Skunk Train in Fort Bragg on August 20th and 21st at 6:30pm and cruise to an open meadow at the Glen for a screening Read the full article…