The Jimmy Stewart Museum Presents
Matinees In The Reschini Group Theater
Every week at 1:00 PM on the 3rd Floor
JAN 30 – Feb 5
“THE SHOPWORN ANGEL”
Voices of Jimmy Stewart, Margaret Sullivan, and Walter Pidgeon. Naive soldier falls in love with a loose-moraled actress.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Ginger Rogers, and Charles Coburn. Professor Stewart is trying to break the news to his convervative family and his fiancee of his marriage to a nightclub singer.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Jeff Chandler, and Debra Paget. By 1870, there have been 10 years of cruel war between settlers and Cochise’s Apache’s. Ex-soldier Tom Jeffords tries to make peace between settlers and Apache’s.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Joanne Dru, and Dan Duryea. Action-packed account of oil-drillers vs. Louisiana shrimp fishermen.
FEB 27 – March 5
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Spencer Tracy and Valentina Cortese Routine WW2 melodrama set in the Pacific, about Allies’ efforts to smuggle out rubber.
1940 production of “THE PHILADELPHIA STORY”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn. A society girl yearns for down-to-earth romance; Grant is her ex-husband, and Jimmy is a fast-talking reporter who falls in love with her.
1952 production of “THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Charlton Heston, and Betty Hutton. Stewart well cast as circus clown with mysterious past. Oscar winner for Best Picture and Story
“THE FBI STORY”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Vera Miles, and Murray Hamilton. A dedicated FBI agent recalls the agency’s battles against the Klan, organzied crime and Communist spies.
March 27-April 2
“ANATOMY OF A MURDER”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Ben Gazzara and Kathryn Grant (Crosby). Stewart towers over all as a witty, easy going, but cagy defense lawyer in a long, exciting courtroom drama.
“OF HUMAN HEARTS”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Beulah Bondi, and Charles Colburn. Odd blend of potent 19 th – century Americana and mile-high corn, in tale of dedicated preacher who never established rapport with his son.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Katherine Ross, and Doug McClure. Rousing, well-acted saga of Virginia widower indifferent to War between the States until his family is involved.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Helen Walker, and Lee J. Cobb. Absorbing drama of reporter Stewart convinced that a convicted killer is innocent, trying to prove it.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Audie Murphy, and Dan Duryea.
“NAVY BLUE and GOLD”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Florence Rice and Robert Young. A hackneyed but entertaining saga of three pals (one rich and innocent, one a cynic, and one mysterious “with a past”) going to Annapolis
“THE FLIGHT OF THE PHOENIX”
Starring James Stewart, Richard Attenborough , and Robert Aldrich. James Stewart stars as the captain of a plane that has crashed in the desert and must be fixed on the double before all crew members die.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Josephine Hull, and Peggy Dow. Stewart gives one of his best performances as tippler Elwood P. Dowd, whose companion is a six-foot invisible rabbit named Harvey.
“THE GLENN MILLER STORY”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, June Allyson, and Harry Morgan. Stewart is convincingly cast as the popular bandleader in this sentimental account of his life.
MAY 29- JUNE 4
“THE NAKED SPUR”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Janet Leigh, and Robert Ryan. One of the best westerns ever made: a tough, hard little film about self-styled bounty hunter Stewart trying to capture Ryan, stirs tension among Stewart’s newly acquired “partners”.
“THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Vera Miles, and John Wayne. Tenderfoot lawyer Stewart helps civilize the West, but needs help from he-man Wayne to do so.
“NO HIGHWAY IN THE SKY”
JUNE 26-JULY 4
“THE MOUNTAIN ROAD”
“BEND OF THE RIVER”
“MR. HOBBS TAKES A VACATION”
“DESTRY RIDES AGAIN”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, and Charles Winninger. Action-filled Western, with Stewart taming a rowdy town without violence and tangling with a boisterous dance-hall girl.
“BELL, BOOK and CANDLE”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Kim Novak and Jack Lemmon. A modern-day witch likes her neighbor but despises his fiancée,
she enchants him to love her instead… only to fall in love with him for real
JULY 31 – AUG 6
“TAKE HER SHE’S MINE”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Sandra Dee, and Audrey Meadows. Family comedy with Stewart the harried father of wild teen-age daughter.
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Henry Fond, and Inger Stevens. Stewart as a mild-manner part-time sheriff in a small town terrorized by Fonda and fellow plunderers.
“IT’S A WONDERFUL WORLD”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Claudette Colbert, and Edgar Kennedy. A screwball comedy with Colbert as a runaway poetess, Stewart a fugitive chased by cops, Kennedy and Pendleton.
“HOW THE WEST WAS WON”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Debbie Reynolds, George Peppard and All-Star cast. Blockbuster epic about three generations of Western pioneers.
AUG 28- SEPT 3
“STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND”
“ON OUR MERRY WAY”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Jane Wyman, and Kent Smith. Intriguing satire of pollster Stewart finding perfect average American town, which ruins itself when people are told his discovery.
“THE CHEYENNE SOCIAL CLUB”
Staring Jimmy Stewart, Henry Fonda, and Shirley Jones.
SEPT 25 – OCT 1
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Lana Turner, and Judy Garland. Story of three girls being recruited as Ziegfeld Follies girls and their lives change forever.
“THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH”
OCT 31- NOV 6
“MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON”
Starring Jimmy Stewart, Jean Arthur, and Edward Arnold. Stewart is young idealist who finds nothing but corruption in U.S. Senate.
“THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER”
“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE”
With James Stewart and Donna Reed
NOV 18-DEC 30
AT 10:30 AM
G E THEATER “A TRAIL TO CHRISTMAS”
A Cowboy version of Christmas Carol starring Jimmy Stewart & Introduced by Ronald Reagan
AT 11:30 AM
THE MAKING OF IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE
Documentary about the making of the movie It’s a Wonderful Life
AT 1:00 PM
“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE”
With Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed