Tickets for the 3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival, hosted by LOOK Cinemas and benefiting John Wayne Cancer Foundation, are on sale. The individual movie tickets can be purchased online through LOOK Cinemas by visiting www.lookcinemas.com.
The four-day festival takes place April 24th through April 27th at LOOK Cinemas in Dallas. The festival kicks off on Thursday, April 24th with an opening night reception and screening at LOOK Cinemas followed by a concert at Gilley’s Dallas. Bob Gazzale, President and CEO of the American Film Institute, will attend the opening night of the festival and introduce the Wayne family, speak about the importance of John Wayne to the art of American film and introduce the opening night movie The Quiet Man. On Friday, April 25th, the festivities continue with four screenings at LOOK Cinemas followed by a Texas Gala at 3015 Trinity Groves with performance by the Robert Lee Kobb Band. On Saturday, April 26th, LOOK Cinemas will host four screenings followed by a closing night party with Dallas crooner, Hunter Sullivan.
2014 Festival EventsThursday, April 24th 5:00 pm – Opening Night Reception & Movie Screening* presented by LOOK Cinema 6:30 pm – The Quiet Man* with special guests Patrick Wayne, Melinda Wayne Munoz, Ethan Wayne, Marisa Wayne and Anita Swift 9:00 pm – Opening Night Party & Auctiont Gilley’s Dallas Friday, April 25th 10:00 am – The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance* presented by El Dorado Chevrolet Mazda / Graff Chevrolet 1:00 pm – The Green Berets* presented by Bryan Reeder / Reeder Energy 4:00 pm – The Searchers* presented by Fish & Richardson 7:00 pm – The Comancheros* presented by Heritage Auctions 9:00 pm – Texas Galat with special performance by the Robert Lee Kobb Band 3015 at Trinity Groves Saturday, April 26th 10:00 am – Rio Bravo* presented by Todd Wagner / Chideo 1:00 pm – The Alamo* presented by Kara and Randall Goss / U.S. Risk 4:30 pm – True Grit* presented by David Kiger 7:00 pm – The Train Robbers* presented by Anne and Steve Stodghill with special guest Ann-Margret 9:00 pm – Closing Night Partyt with special performance by Hunter Sullivan Home of Anne and Steve Stodghill Sunday, April 27th 1:00 pm – The War Wagon* 4:00 pm – Red River* presented by Gina and Scott Ginsburg / Boardwalk Auto Group * All movie screenings will be held at LOOK Cinemas, 5409 Belt Line Road, Dallas, Texas tFestival Pass required for admittance – only available for sale through the foundation sponsorship contract online at www.johnwayne.org
All the proceeds from the John Wayne Film Festival will benefit the John Wayne Cancer Foundation. Suggested attire for the Festival is boots and jeans. Event information including sponsorship can be found by visiting www.johnwayne.org.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 – Sunday, April 27, 2014
5409 Belt Line Rd.
Dallas, TX 75254
John Wayne Cancer Foundation
Founded in 1985, the John Wayne Cancer Foundation was created in honor of John Wayne after his family promised to use his name to continue his fight against cancer. The John Wayne Cancer Foundation’s mission is to bring courage, strength and grit to the fight against cancer. John Wayne Cancer Foundation funds novel and innovative programs that improve cancer patient outcomes and save lives including research, education, awareness and support. The John Wayne Cancer Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. For more information visit www.johnwayne.org.
LOOK Cinemas (www.lookcinemas.com) offers 11 state-of-the-art screens featuring luxurious seating, as well as acclaimed restaurants, Nick & Sam’s Grill and Coal Vines Pizza and Wine Bar. You can LOOK & Dine in our upscale dine-in theatres with service from Nick & Sam’s Grill; savor handcrafted cocktails and take-in fare with your movie in The Lofts; or enjoy our largest screens paired with Dolby Atmos sound in Evolution.