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News - October 5, 2012

TV horror host to talk

'Creature Features' reviewer at Firehouse on Tuesday

Spend An Evening with TV horror host John Stanley, the legendary San Francisco Bay Area "Creature Features" movie reviewer who is the October speaker at next week's Museum on Main Ed Kinney Lecture Series.

Stanley will talk about the movie monster boom during the 1950s and discuss his recent publication, "The Gang That Shot Up Hollywood," which includes recollections from his movie and TV star interviews. The event is sponsored by Jack Harrington.

The talk begins at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the Firehouse Arts Center, 4444 Railroad Ave. in Pleasanton. Tickets are $10 general admission; $5 members and seniors; $3 students and teachers. They may be purchased at the door or reserved in advance by calling the museum at 462-2766.

The Ed Kinney Lecture Series takes place monthly January through October.