Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Laurel and Hardy in Utopia circa 1951

Utopia, finds the Laurel and Hardy (also starring Suzy Delair) marooned on a desert island. When uranium is discovered, Stan and Ollie fight to protect their tiny paradise.

Heading for a newly inherited island, Laurel and Hardy are shipwrecked and marooned desert island which has just emerged from the sea. Along with their cook, a stowaway and a girl who is fleeing her fiancĂ©, they set up their own government on the atoll. Uranium is discovered and world powers begin fighting over ownership of the island.  Made in 1950 in France, was the last film Laurel and Hardy produced.

Directed by Leo Joannon and written by Monte Collins. 

The Film will be shown on THE BIG SCREEN on Tuesday, May 17 at 6:30 pm at The Red Barn, 3657 63rd St. at Blue Star Hwy., Saugatuck. Located one quarter of a mile east from Exit 41 on US 31/I-196. Suggested Donation $5. Free popcorn from CNJ Popcorn Co. Hosted by John Hardy. Call (269) 857-5300 for more information.

If you need a place to snooze after the movie, we do have a room available tonight at the Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfast....so give us a  call at 800-838-1246