1954's fact-based "The Raid," the only Hollywood classic with a plot launched in Plattsburgh, screens on 16mm film Saturday, July 25th, at 7:30 pm at the Newman Center, 90 Broad St. across from SUNY Plattsburgh’s Myers Fine Arts.
Local appeal and topicality spike this compelling Civil War story whose opening Plattsburgh prison break, circa 1864, provokes a rebel scheme intended to permanently hoist the Confederate flag in the North Country. Starring
Anne Bancroft, Van Heflin, Peter Graves, Lee Marvin and other greats. Admission is free, with donations welcome to defray operation costs. Info at firstname.lastname@example.org.