Maureen O’Hara film marathon at Egyptian Theatre

doland@idahostatesman.comAugust 16, 2013 

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A celebration of Maureen O’Hara's birthday and her films is set for Aug. 17 in Boise.

  • Maureen O'Hara retrospective

    10 a.m.-midnight, Aug. 17, Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., Boise. $35 for all-day pass. MaureenOharaBirthdayCelebration.com. Information on the dinner to benefit the Justice Alliance for Vulnerable Adults on page 27.

The word “legendary” really does apply to actress Maureen O’Hara — one of Old Hollywood’s best and most popular actresses.

She moved to Boise a year ago to live a quiet life, but she will be partying on her 93rd birthday at a film retrospective and benefit dinner Aug. 17. The event is from 10 a.m. to midnight on Aug. 17 at the Egyptian Theatre (700 W. Main St., Boise).

You can see some of O’Hara’s best films, including “The Quiet Man,” which O’Hara will introduce.

Tickets are $35 for an all-day pass. More information at MaureenOHaraBirthdayCelebration.com.

FILM SCHEDULE

10 a.m.: “The Parent Trap” (1961)

1:15 p.m.: “The Quiet Man” (1952)

3:40 p.m.: “The Black Swan” (1942)

5:30 p.m.: “How Green Was My Valley” (1941)

8 p.m.: “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” (1939)

10:20 p.m.: “Only the Lonely” (1991)

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