It’s fast, it’s furious and 50 years ago “Bullitt
” set the standard for cinematic car chases. The 10-minute, adrenaline-pumping pursuit through the streets of San Francisco became the blueprint for almost every car chase that came afterward, fueling high-octane action films for decades. This fall, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Bullitt
,” Fathom Events and Warner Bros.
are revving up the classic cop thriller and bringing it back to movie theaters nationwide for two days only, on October 7 and 9.
” will play in approximately 550 movie theaters across the U.S. on Sunday, October 7, and Tuesday, October 9, at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (local time). Tickets to the “Bullitt
” 50th-anniversary screenings can be purchased online beginning Friday, August 31 at www.FathomEvents.com or at participating theater box offices.
The “King of Cool” Steve McQueen
stars as the film’s namesake Frank Bullitt, a sharp-dressing, gutsy police lieutenant. Bullitt