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East of Eden presented by Jackson College

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In the Salinas Valley, in and around World War I, Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming odds with his brother Aron for the love of their father Adam. Cal is frustrated at every turn, from his reaction to the war, to how to get ahead in business and in life, to how to relate to estranged mother.  Based on the novel by John Steinbeck.

Director:  Elia Kazan

Starring James Dean, Raymond Massey, Julie Harris


For over two decades Jackson College has offered their prestigious film class at The Michigan Theatre of Jackson. The year 2020 is no exception. Instructor, Dave DeBaker offers his insights into some monumental films every week.

Admission to the public is $5


Doors open at 6:30 pm.  The auditorium opens at 7:00 pm.  Film begins at 7:15 pm.

Running time:  117 minutes


January 20
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm