GLOUCESTER — Thursday evening July 28th is the last of the Movies on the Lawn series for the season! Don’t miss your chance to watch Labrynth this classic, fantasy film in the most fantastical setting, framed with the Atlantic ocean to your left and the towers and flying buttresses of Hammond Castle Museum to your right! Bring a picnic dinner and a blanket, as these events are carry in/carry out & lawn seating only. Rain or Shine. In the event of inclement weather, this event will be moved to the Great Hall. Doors open at 6pm, and the movie starts at sundown. Adults are $20, kids 5 – 12 are $10 and little ones ages 4 and under are free but require a ticket.
Labyrinth is a 1986 musical fantasy film directed by Jim Henson with George Lucas as executive producer. Based on conceptual designs by Brian Froud, the film was written by Terry Jones, and many of its characters are played by puppets produced by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop. The film stars Jennifer Connelly as 16-year-old Sarah and David Bowie as Jareth, The Goblin King. In Labyrinth, Sarah embarks on a quest to reach the center of an enormous, otherworldly maze to rescue her infant half-brother Toby, whom she wished away to Jareth.