Super Silent Sunday

Super Silent Sunday is a unique FREE screening series which makes available classic silent films with live musical accompaniment on the Arlington Theatre’s 1928 Wonder Morton Pipe Organ; one of only five still in existence. Super Silent Sunday gives audiences the opportunity to connect with the rich history of cinema in a novel way, paying homage to its earliest beginnings.

2018 will feature Charlie Chaplin’s 1931 classic CITY LIGHTS – Sunday, February 4 – 2:00pm Arlington Theatre

A hapless but resilient tramp (Charlie Chaplin) falls in love with a blind flower girl (Virginia Cherrill) on the tough city streets. Upon learning that she and her grandmother are to be evicted from their home, the tramp undertakes a series of attempts to provide them with the money they need, all of which end in humiliating failure. But after a drunken millionaire (Harry Myers) lavishly rewards him for saving his life, the tramp can change the flower girl’s life forever.

Past screenings have included:
The Freshman (1925)
Robin Hood (1922)
The Iron Mask (1929)
Wings (1927)
The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
The Mark of Zorro (1920)
Nosferatu (1922)
The Black Pirate (1926)
The Phantom of the Opera (1925)