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"The Alamo" Movie Night Feb. 27

Come see Texas history in action...

Contact: Brittany Eck
brittany.eck@glo.texas.gov
PRESS RELEASE — Feb 27, 2016

On Saturday, Feb. 27, the 2004 version of "The Alamo" will be shown on Alamo Plaza for a very special movie night celebrating the 180th anniversary of the Siege and Battle of the Alamo.  Directed by Texan John Lee Hancock and produced by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, and Mark Johnson, "The Alamo" stars Texan Dennis Quaid as Sam Houston, Billy Bob Thornton as David Crockett, and Jason Patric as Jim Bowie.

The movie will start at 6:45 p.m. and end at approximately 9:00 p.m.  Folding chairs are encouraged. This event is free to the public.

Watch history come alive on the big screen during the 180th commemoration of the siege of the Alamo!

For more information about the Alamo please visit thealamo.org and follow the Alamo on Twitter at twitter.com/OfficialAlamo and on Facebook at facebook.com/OfficialAlamo.

 

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