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BETHEL, NY (September 27, 2013) – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts announces its fall film line-up, carved,evils,faces,fingers,Fotolia,glowing,halloween,hands,holidays,horrors,illuminated,insides,jack-o'-lanterns,october,Photographs,pumpkins,scary,Seasonsincluding the annual Vintage Horror Film Series  in time for Halloween, followed in November by a matinee of a family-friendly films.

The annual favorite horror film series will kick off with “The Pit and the Pendulum” on Friday, October 18, followed by “Scream of Fear” on Friday, October 25, and will finish withClue on Friday, November 1.

On Sunday, November 17, youth and their families are invited for a matinee screening of “Mary Poppins” at 2:00 p.m. There will be a pre-film family activity, with chocolate bars available for all, and a special giveaway for one lucky child.

Movie tickets are $8.00 for the general public; $6.00 for members; $5.00 for kids 3 to 12; and children 2 and under are free. Tickets are available in advance and at the door. More ticketing info is available at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org or by calling 845-295-2060.

The Bethel Woods film series offers guests opportunities to see childhood favorites on the big screen, and to introduce their children to classic films. Stay after the screening for “Cinema Conversations,” featuring guest hosts from the film community to lead a lively group discussion about the film, the series, and subjects of the audience’s interest.

The Pit and the PendulumThe Pit and the Pendulum – Friday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m.

Based on the popular short-story of horror and suspense by Edgar Allan Poe, The Pit and Pendulum is a haunting tale of fatal fear. When his sister (Barbara Steele) suspiciously dies, Francis Barnard (John Kerr) visits her home at Medina Castle and encounters her husband Nicholas (Vincent Price), a master of brutal torture. Soon, Francis begins to unravel the horrific details of his sister’s demise and finds himself fighting for his own life.

Scream of FearScream of Fear – Friday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m.

Considered by many to be the most frightening of all the Hammer horror films, Scream of Fear follows a paralyzed woman who returns to her family home after the sudden disappearance of her father. As she investigates, a series of macabre occurrences including the ever-appearing corpse of her father, turn her homecoming into a nightmare.

ClueClue – Friday, November 1 at 7:00 p.m.

A comic mystery based on the popular Parker Brothers board game of the same name, Clue brings six suspects together at a large country mansion where they are unwilling pawns in a humorous game of blackmail and murder. An all-star ensemble cast infuses the proceedings with gut-wrenching humor and memorable performances. 

Mary PoppinsMary Poppins – Sunday, November 17 at 2:00 p.m.

Considered by many to be the crowning achievement of the Walt Disney Studios, Mary Poppins is a film adaptation of the popular children’s books by P.L. Travers. The nanny Mary Poppins flies down with her enchanted umbrella to the London home of the Banks family. Using her magic, she brings the troubled household together while simultaneously introducing the children to a world of make-believe adventure.

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