Garden Theatre Kicks Off 2014 Summer Movie Series Today
The Garden Theatre is pleased to announce the 2014 Summer Movie Series, running from today, June 12 through August 22 at the Garden Theatre (160 West Plant Street). This summer's line-up includes 20 feature-length films: Thursday Vintage Favorites and Friday Cult Classics.
The highly popular Summer Movie Pass, which has sold out for the past two years, is also available for sale. For just $60, the passholder and two others may attend any and all of the 20 movies in the 2014 Summer Movie Series at the Garden Theatre. A limited number of passes are sold.
All movies begin at 7pm and tickets are $5 General Admission. Tickets are sold online at gardentheatre.org or beginning 2 hours prior to show times at the Garden Theatre Box Office.
The Garden Theatre is offering audience talkbacks with three of the Thursday Vintage Favorite films:
June 12: It Happened One Night, directed by Frank Capra - Talkback with Matthew C. Gunter, author of The Capra Touch: A Study of the Director's Hollywood Classics and War Documentaries, 1934-1945.
July 17: Paradise, Hawaiian Style - Talkback with Suzanna Leigh. Leigh will share priceless experiences alongside co-star and the "King of Rock 'n Roll," Elvis Presley.
August 14: The Great Escape - Introduction by Lorraine Wood, wife of the late Allen K. Wood who served as the production supervisor on the film. Lorraine will share memories of life on the set of this classic film.
Along with the lineup of vintage movies, the Garden Theatre is offering audience participation opportunities for three of the Friday Cult Classic movies.