Provided by Marine Corps Heritage Foundation
For a limited time, the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation will show the World War I documentary “They Shall Not Grow Old” (2018). The documentary is being shown in honor of the upcoming 100th Anniversary of the U.S.-German peace treaty signed on Aug. 25, 1921, ending U.S. involvement in World War I. The documentary will screen in the National Museum of the Marine Corps’ Giant Screen Certified Medal of Honor Theater.
Academy Award® winner Peter Jackson (“The Lord of the Rings” trilogy) presents an extraordinary new work showing the Great War as you’ve never seen it. Using state of the art technology to restore the original 100-year-old archival footage, the documentary brings to life the people who can best tell this story: the men who were there.
Rated R for “disturbing war image.” Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. Contains some adult material. Parents are urged to learn more about the film before taking their young children with them.
- Wednesday, Aug. 25, 1:30 p.m.
- Friday, Aug. 27, 12:30 p.m.
- Saturday, Aug. 28, 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
- Sunday, Aug. 29, 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.