Local heroes for dogs are celebrating the release of a movie about a hero war dog.
Marley’s Mutt’s is celebrating the premiere of “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero” at Maya Cinemas on California Avenue. Before the premiere, Marley’s Mutts is hosting a dog adoption event. You can give a dog a new home starting at 5:30 p.m.
Then, at 7 p.m., Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero” premieres inside the theater. A portion of ticket sales will benefit Marley’s Mutts.
“Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero” is an animated feature based on a true story of a dog rescued off the streets by a soldier ahead of World War I. The movie follows Stubby and his rescuer’s journey through history.
Maya Cinemas is located at 1000 California Ave.