Film calendar

  • Thu Aug 16th, 2012 9:06am
  • Life

Snohomish County

Thursday evening Mystery Movies: Tickets are $5, at the box office of Historic Everett Theatre: 2911 Colby Ave., Everett; or by phone at 425-258-6766; www.everetttheatre.org.

• “And Then There Were None” (1945): Ten people respond to an invitation for a country weekend on an island. Guests are killed one by one; based on a book and play by Agatha Christie, starring Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston and Louis Hayward; 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13.

Reel World Cinema: The theme for this summer series of films is “Coming of Age: Courage Beyond Conformity,” stories of kids trying to negotiate the tricky passage from youth to adulthood. A potluck dinner runs from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by the film and discussion from 6 to 10 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. The series runs through Sept. 7. Call 425-259-7139 for details. Free.

• “Dead Poet’s Society” Aug. 17: Robin Williams is the inspiring new poetry teacher at the stodgy Welton Academy. He teaches his students to “seize the day” (1989).

• “Winter’s Bone” Aug. 24: An Ozark teenager, Ree, is forced to raise her two young siblings and care for her ill mother while hunting down her father so they don’t lose the house. Stars Jennifer Lawrence who went on to play Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games” (2010).

• “Never Let Me Go” Sept. 7: Three friends grow up in Hailsham, a strange boarding school until secrets are revealed. Starring Carey Mulligan, Keira Knightly and Andrew Garfield (2010).

Seattle

Pacific Science Center’s Imax films: 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; 206-443-2001; www.pacsci.org. Most tickets are $6 to $10.50. Shows run Aug. 17 through 23. Call ahead; some shows sell out.

• “Mysteries of Egypt,” 10:15 a.m. daily.

• “To the Arctic,” 11:30 a.m. daily.

• “Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs,” 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. daily.

• “The Dark Knight Rises: The IMAX Experience,” 1, 4:15, 7:30 and 10:45 p.m. daily.

Outdoor cinema

Everett, Cinema Under the Stars: Thornton A. Sullivan Park at Silver Lake at Camp Patterson field, 11405 Silver Lake Road, Everett. Friday evenings. Entertainment starts at 7:30 p.m. Movies begin at dark, between 8:30 and 9:15 p.m. Popcorn, hot dogs and drinks available to buy. Call 425-257-7117 or check www.everettwa.org.

• Aug. 17: Imagine Children’s Museum arts and crafts followed by “Ghostbusters” (PG)

Marysville Popcorn in the Park Outdoor Cinema Series: Free movies begin about 9 p.m. Saturdays, July 7 through Aug. 18 at Jennings Memorial Park, 6915 Armar Road; free; 360-363-8400; www.marysvillewa.gov.

• Aug. 18: “Dolphin Tail” (PG)

Monroe, Movies Under the Moon: Lake Tye Park, 14964 Fryelands Blvd. Free movies begin about 8 p.m. Fridays. Call 360-863-4559 for more information or go to www.monroewa.gov and select calendar of events.

• Aug. 17: “Jack and Jill” (PG)

• Aug. 24: “Soul Surfer” (PG)

Mukilteo, Movies in the Park: Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. Free movies on Wednesdays. Refreshments available for purchase. Call 425-263-8180.

• Aug. 29: “The Lorax” (PG) 8:15 p.m.

Movies Under the Stars at Swedish/Edmonds: Free, Friday nights at Swedish/Edmonds Hospital, 21601 76th Ave. W., Edmonds, on patio outside the second floor hospital cafe. Chair seating for 200 people or bring blankets for grassy area. Free popcorn and lemonade; swedish.org/movies.

• Aug. 17: Charlotte’s Web (G) 8 p.m.

• Sept. 7: “Despicable Me (PG) 7:15 p.m.