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Michael Jordan's 'Space Jam' returning to theatres

FILE - In this undated 1995 file photo, Michael Jordan is seen with cartoon character Bugs Bunny during a news conference for "Space Jam." Fathom Events and Waner Bros. say the film that combines live action and animation will return to theaters on Nov. 13, 2016, to mark the 20th anniversary of its release. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler, File)
October 19, 2016 - 7:04 AM

LOS ANGELES - Michael Jordan, Bugs Bunny and friends are returning to the court, and theatres, to mark the 20th anniversary of "Space Jam."

The 1996 basketball-themed adventure, which combined the real life Jordan with animated Looney Tunes characters, will be back on screens in select theatres for two days next month. Fathom Events and Warner Bros. say the screenings will take place on Sunday, Nov. 13, and Wednesday, Nov. 16.

Basketball greats Larry Bird, Charles Barkley and Patrick Ewing also appear in the film, as does Bill Murray, who joins with Jordan to defeat a team of aliens.

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