NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â€“ Long Beach native Billy Crystal is giving back to his hometown which is still recovering after being slammed by Superstorm Sandy.
The 64-year-old comedian plans to bus residents to the nearby theater.
Crystal, who lives in California, told Newsday, â€œYou can mend buildings, but rebuilding peopleâ€™s confidence and their mood, and putting a smile on their face is what I do. Hopefully I can lift their spirits.â€
Crystal said he will greet everybody who attends the screenings.
â€œParental Guidance,â€ which stars Crystal and Bette Midler, officially opens Christmas Day.