Cinecon 46 is returning to Hollywood
A Thief Catcher (Keystone, 1914), featuring a previously unknown performance by silent comedy star Charlie Chaplin, will have its west coast re-premiere during the 46th annual Cinecon Classic Film Festival at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood California over Labor Day Weekend, September 2-6, 2010
Charlie Chaplin in a scene from The Thief Catcher
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A Thief Catcher is one of nearly forty rare and unusual films to be screened during the five-day Cinecon film festival, and will be shown on Saturday afternoon during a themed film preservation segment of the program.
Besides a great film line-up Cinecon 46 also includes celebrity screenings, a great movie memorabilia show with six fabulous dealers’ rooms and the Cinecon Career Achievement Award banquet which will take place on Sunday evening.
The Hollywood Renaissance is the host hotel with all screenings taking place at the historic Egyptian Theater just down the street on Hollywood Blvd.
If you love movies, Cinecon 46 is the place to be over Labor Day weekend