Two movies featuring the work of Illinois State alumni will be shown at the Normal Theater during Homecoming week.

The Illinois State Homecoming Film Festival will take place Tuesday, October 2, and Wednesday. October 3. The films will start at 7 p.m. on both days.

  • October 2: Talladega Nights (2006)—The world of NASCAR racing is turned into a laugh-a-palooza in this comedy featuring Illinois State alumni Gary Cole and Jane Lynch. (Rated PG-13, 108 minutes)
  • October 3: The Three Stooges (2012)—Biopic of the Three Stooges brings back fond memories of their vaudeville high jinks and features Illinois State alumni Sean Hayes and Jane Lynch. (Rated PG, 92 minutes)

Check the Normal Theater website for more details. The Normal Theater is located at 209 North Street in Uptown Normal.