Joplin Goes to the Movies is a Joplin Sesquicentennial Event comprised of eight event dates between April and July 2023, showcasing eight different movies featuring events or actors with a connection to Joplin.
Showtimes: 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Robert Cummings, a Los Angeles aircraft factory worker, witnesses his plant’s firebombing by a Nazi agent. During the explosion, his best friend is killed, and Cummings is wrongly accused of sabotage. To clear his name, he takes off on a relentless cross-country chase that finally leads to a harrowing confrontation on top of the Statue of Liberty. NR 1:49 Action/Adventure
Featuring Joplin native Bob Cummings.
Film introduction by Dr. Chad Stebbins