Seafaring Saga Movie Nights
Our Seafaring Saga Movie Nights celebrate maritime history and entertainment in films. There is no better way to spend your evenings than viewing a maritime themed movie on the Texas Maritime Museum’s big screen. Enjoy a FREE movie experience on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, January through May.
Curtain up at 7:00 PM. Popcorn and drinks are available for $1.00 each.
Last of the Buccaneers
January 14, 2020
A swashbuckler starring Paul Henried as the famous pirate Jean Lafitte. Lafitte will sail the seas raiding Spanish ships and searching for a place to hide his treasure
Director: Lew Landers
Stars: Paul Henried, Jack Oakie, Karin Booth
Affairs of Cappy Ricks
February 11, 2020
Cappy Ricks returns home from a long voyage and finds chaos. His daughter is preparing to marry the son of his rival, his mother-in-law has taken over the home and business, and his family and even his own ship are falling to the threat of automation. It will take a desperate plan to bring everything back in order.
Director: Ralph Staub
Stars: Walter Brennan, Mary Brian, Lyle Talbot
March 10, 2020
As he's preparing for his new post in the Navy, Lt. Ward Stewart meets a beautiful woman named Jean and falls for her. It turns out Jean is actually his commanding officer's sweetheart, a fact that could divide the men even in the face of German submarines.
Director: Archie Mayo
Stars: Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews
The Weekend Sailor
April 14, 2020
This documentary shows the journey of Ramón Carlin, a man who went from a casual sailor in Acapulco to a competitor in a challenging around the world boat race.
Director: Bernardo Arusaga
Stars: Chay Blyth, David Bowen, Franck Cammas
May 12, 2020
This film stars Henry Fonda as Douglas Roberts, a man stuck aboard the USS Reluctant and longing for battle. This brings him into conflict with Commander Morton as they fight over the destiny of Roberts, the ship, and the comical crew