Turner Classic Movies to Mark 50th Anniversary of Book

{} Turner Classic Movies is marking the 50th Anniversary of the movie "To Kill a Mockingbird."{} There are special screenings around the country, including eight in Alabama.{}

{} The classic film will be shown Thursday night at the Rave theatres in Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Montgomery, and Daphne.{} The Regal Theatres in Trussville and Huntsville, and the Cobb Theatres in Tuscaloosa and Gulf Shores.{}

{} State Tourism director Lee Sentell says he expects many students to attend because Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" is widely assigned in Alabama schools.