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Elf at 11AM Tuesday, December 17

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Elf at 11AM Part of the FA-LA-LA Film Fest

  • Date: December 17, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 am to 12:45 pm
  • Price: $5
    Purchase a FA-LA-LA Festival Pass and get a free film ($25 value for $20) - offer ends 11/22/19
  • Rating: PG
  • Location: John & Nancy Hughes Theater
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, 60045
  • Resources: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is a spirited, good-natured family comedy, and it benefits greatly from Will Ferrell’s charming performance as one of Santa’s biggest helpers. This is a holiday film for the entire family to enjoy!

Gorton’s FA-LA-LA FILM Fest presents

For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell. Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he’s not a real elf, he decides to head back to his place of birth, New York City, in search of his biological family.

Elf is also screening at 7:00pm.

Directed by Jon Favreau. Starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel and Bob Newhart.

Doors open 30 minutes prior to start of movie

Drinks & concessions available for purchase

Gorton Community Center will take and may use photos and videos from this event for its promotional purposes. Your attendance indicates your consent to the above.

Seating is general admission

If you have any questions please contact Director of Film Jamie Hall at jamie@gortoncenter.org