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Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Jul 16, 2011

The Allure of the South Seas Come to Hollywood Music, Dancing, & Tiki Clip Show!

The allure of the South Seas come to Hollywood with our annual Tiki celebration! Ukulele Davey and King Kukulele and his Friki Tikis will perform in the Egyptian Courtyard from 5:00 - 7:00 PM along with the Polynesian Paradise Dancers, plus a Tiki fashion show. Vendors include Tikis by Big Mike, Hawaiian Lei Body Products, Tiki Tony Carvings. Polynesian Paradise and Tiki Art by Eric October. You may also purchase BBQ and Polynesian-style cocktails from Maui & Sons in the courtyard. At 7:30PM, join us in the theatre for a Tiki clip show (approx. 60 min., compiled by Denny Moynahan) followed by the feature presentation, 1951's BIRD OF PARADISE.

Due to a scheduling conflict, Richard Sherman will not be in attendance as was previously announced.
1951, 20th Century Fox/Criterion, 100 min, USA, Dir: Delmer Daves

Starring Deborah Paget (Fritz Lang's THE TIGER OF ESCHNAPUR) in all her luscious beauty as Polynesian princess Kalua, opposite Louis Jourdan (GIGI) and Jeff Chandler. Director Delmer Daves (3:10 TO YUMA) creates a wildly entertaining piece of 1950s exotica laden with gorgeous locales (Hawaii doubles for the fictional South Seas island), volcanic danger and charming depictions of daily island life.

Screening format: 35mm
Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Jul 16, 2011 • 7:30pm