Family Flicks Film Series: The Incredible Mr. Limpet
Co-presented with UCLA Film & Television Archive
Recommended for ages 6+
Don Knotts is Henry Limpet, a mild-mannered bookkeeper whose wish to become a fish miraculously comes true. Rejected by the Navy as physically unfit for service, as a fish he becomes a hero, guiding U.S. ships to strategic victories and making new fishy friends in the process. (1964, Dir: Arthur Lubin, 35mm, color, 99 min.)
The Family Flicks Film Series is copresented by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. Matinee screenings for families and film buffs, featuring new and classic films from around the world.
Hammer Kids and Family Flicks are made possible, in part, through the generosity of supporters and friends of the Hammer Museum’s Kids’ Art Museum Project (K.A.M.P.), a family fundraiser. Additional support is provided by the Westwood Neighborhood Council.