Skyway Film Series
The following films celebrate Skyway: A Contemporary Collaboration, with a nod to the water that surrounds us.
Thursday, June 22, 2 pm (MFA Members Only)
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948), directed by Irving Pichel.
Things are going swimmingly for Mr. Peabody (William Powell) until he snags a beautiful mermaid (Ann Blyth) while fishing. In a flight of youthful fancy, the stodgy Bostonian falls for the mermaid and takes her to a pond at his villa. The seemingly harmless crush creates all sorts of comical confusion.
Thursday, June 22, 6 pm
Creature From The Black Lagoon (1954), directed by Jack Arnold.
This classic horror film tells the mythical story of a dangerous half-human, half-fish creature lurking in the depths of the Amazon.
Free with MFA admission.