History Film Series Presents 'The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case'

For immediate release

Release dated: 
February 20, 2013
Media contacts: 

Jessica Kohen • Marketing and Communications • 651-259-3148 • jessica.kohen@mnhs.org

Megan Lawson • Marketing and Communications • 651-259-3141 • megan.lawson@mnhs.org

Quick facts: 

Event: History Film Series: "The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case"
Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Time: 7 to 9 p.m.
Place: Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site, 1620 Lindbergh Dr. S., Little Falls
Cost: Free
Call for more information 320-616-5421
Website: http://www.mnhs.org/lindbergh

History Film Series Presents 'The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case'

The History Film Series' next film explores the harrowing kidnapping and murder of Charles Lindbergh Jr., son of famous aviator Charles Lindbergh. "The Lindbergh Kidnapping" is a 1976 TV drama about the 1932 kidnapping, starring Cliff DeYound as Charles Lindbergh and Anthony Hopkins as kidnapper Bruno Richard Hauptmann. The film's step-by-step approach to the material details what became known as the "Trial of the Century." The screening is from 7 to 9 p.m. and is free of charge.

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