Jules Verne fest fetes Steve McQueen

Mcqueen_jules_verne The Jules Verne Film Festival is hosting a 30th anniversary tribute to Steve McQueen with a special screening of ‘Bullitt.’ Event takes place November 11, 7 p.m. PT, at the Arclight Hollywood, Cinerama Dome.

Fest will honor McQueen with their Jules Verne Legendaire Award. Onhand at the screening will be members of the McQueen family, as well as various stars from ‘Bullitt.’

November marks 30 years since the thesp’s passing at age 50.

Event is the 6th installment of the Jules Verne Legendaire Award, which celebrates legendary movies and stars. Previous celebrations have included ‘Blade Runner,’ ‘The Birds,’ ‘2001: A Space Odyssey,’ ‘Some Like It Hot,’ and hosted honorees George Lucas, James Cameron, Tippi Hedren, Harrison Ford, Tony Curtis and more.

Tix for the Steve McQueen tribute range from $35-45 and are available now at JulesVerne.org.

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