MSUM’s Summer Cinema Series runs Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall Glasrud Auditorium. Tickets, $4, are available at the door.
Summer Cinema 2011, in conjunction with MSUM Film Studies, features retrospective showings of some of Hollywood’s greatest stars in their best-loved and most popular motion pictures, as well as rare, seldom-seen and “lost” films. The “silents” are accompanied by pre-show pipe-organ music at 7:15 p.m. performed by Red River Chapter members of the American Theatre Organ Society, chartered in the FM area in 1965.
June 13: The Kid (1921; 68 minutes); Jackie Coogan and Charles Chaplin
June 27: Laurel & Hardy Shorts
July 11: The Thief of Bagdad (1924; 155 minutes); Douglas Fairbanks
July 25: The Cameraman (1928; 69 minutes); Buster Keaton
For show information, visit the Summer Cinema website.