Movies

2016 Outdoor Movie Schedule
 

Tuesday, July 26 – Pretty in Pink

Molly Ringwald, Harry Dean Stanton, Jon Cryer, Annie Potts, James Spader, Andrew McCarthy
Paramount Pictures; Directed by John Hughes
Rated PG-13; 96 min; 1986

Andie (Molly Ringwald) is an outcast at her Chicago high school, hanging out either with her older boss (Annie Potts), who owns the record store where she works, or her quirky classmate Duckie (Jon Cryer), who has a crush on her. When one of the rich and popular kids at school, Blane (Andrew McCarthy), asks Andie out, it seems too good to be true. As Andie starts falling for Blane, she begins to realize that dating someone from a different social sphere is not easy.

Wednesday, July 27 – Manhattan Murder Mystery

Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Angelica Huston, Alan Alda, Jerry Adler
TriStar Pictures; Directed by Woody Allen
Rated PG; 104 min; 1993

Larry Lipton (Woody Allen) and his wife, Carol (Diane Keaton), are adjusting to life with their son away at college when they meet their older neighbor, Lillian House (Lynn Cohen), and her husband, Paul (Jerry Adler). Upon hearing of Lillian's sudden death, Carol grows suspicious of the circumstances surrounding her demise and comes to believe Paul may have killed her. Unwilling to let her curiosity subside, she convinces Larry to join her in getting to the bottom of the mystery.

Thursday, July 28 – Brooklyn

Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domhnall Gleeson
Fox Searchlight; Directed by John Crowley
Rated PG-13; 111 min; 2015

Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother's home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

Friday, July 29 – My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine, Lainie Kazan
Gold Circle Films, Home Box Office (HBO), MPH Entertainment Productions; Directed by Joel Zwick
Rated PG; 95 min; 2003

Everyone in the Portokalos family worries about Toula (Nia Vardalos). Still unmarried at 30 years old, she works at Dancing Zorba's, the Greek restaurant owned by her parents, Gus (Michael Constantine) and Maria (Lainie Kazan). After taking a job at her aunt's travel agency, she falls in love with Ian Miller (John Corbett), a teacher who is tall, handsome and definitely not Greek. Toula isn't sure which will be more upsetting to her father, that Ian is a foreigner or that he's a vegetarian.

Saturday, July 30 – Creed

Michael B. Jordan, Sylvester Stallone, Tessa Thompson
MGM, Warner Bros., New Line Cinema; Directed by Ryan Coogler
Rated PG-13; 133 min; 2015

Adonis Johnson (Michael B. Jordan) never knew his famous father, boxing champion Apollo Creed, who died before Adonis was born. However, boxing is in his blood, so he seeks out Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) and asks the retired champ to be his trainer. Rocky sees much of Apollo in Adonis, and agrees to mentor him, even as he battles an opponent deadlier than any in the ring. With Rocky's help, Adonis soon gets a title shot, but whether he has the true heart of a fighter remains to be seen.