Presented by the Laurens County Historical Society, Dublin, Georgia. For questions and information, please contact Scott B. Thompson, Sr. at dublinhistory@yahoo.com.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

IN OUR THEATER, A LONG, LONG TIME AGO

The iconic movie, Star Wars Episode IV, "A New Hope" premiered in Dublin, Georgia on August 12, 1977.  Running at the Martin Theatre, now Theater Dublin, the film drew large audiences during its three week run, a record only rivaled by the Godfather for this single movie theater.

Here is the original advertisement and check out the prices.










































Also read Dublin science fiction writer, novelist and attorney Tyson Blue's review of the legendary movie.



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