Film calendar

  • Wed Jul 25th, 2012 3:54pm
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Snohomish County

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 is 6 to 7 p.m., followed by the film and discussion from 7 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.

“Stand by Me” July 27: Four boys in the fictional Castle Rock, Ore., set out on Labor Day to find the body of their missing classmate. The cast includes Richard Dreyfus (the grown-up Gordie, the narrator) and Wil Wheaton (the young Gordie), River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Keifer Sutherland and John Cusack (1986).

“Dead Poet’s Society” Aug. 10: Robin Williams is the inspiring new poetry teacher at and alumnus of the stodgy Welton Academy. He teaches his students to “seize the day” (1989).

“Winter’s Bone” Aug. 24: An Ozarks 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).

Outdoor movies

Edmonds Outdoor Movie Nights: Fridays; free movies begin about 9 p.m. July 27 and Aug. 3 at Frances Anderson Center Playfield, 700 Main St. Refreshments available for purchase; 425-771-0230;

July 27: “Rio” (G)

Aug. 3: “E.T.” (PG)

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

July 27: The Reptile Man followed by “Hop” (PG)

Aug 3: Imagine Children’s Museum arts and crafts followed by “The Muppets” (PG)

Flicks at the Falls: Granite Falls’ free outdoor movies will begin at dusk at Perrigoue Memorial Park on Jordan Road just off W. Stanley Street.

Aug. 3: “Cars 2” (G) after community Show ‘n Shine.

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;

July 28: “The Adventures of Tintin” (PG)

Aug. 4: “The Muppets” (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 and select calendar of events.

Aug. 3: “The Muppets” (PG)

Snohomish County, Willis Tucker Community Park: Thursdays; open seating on the grass begins at 7 p.m. Bring low-back lawn chairs or blankets. Free admission, but donations for Snohomish County Parks will be accepted. Popcorn and pop are available for purchase.

Aug. 2: “Hugo” (PG) 9:15 p.m.

Aug. 9: “Wall-E” (G) 9 p.m.


Pacific Science Center’s Imax films: 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle; 206-443-2001; Most tickets are $6 to $10.50. Shows run July 27 through Aug. 2. 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 and 1:30 Friday; 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 and 1:30, 2:30, 3:30 p.m., 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday through Thursday.

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

“The Amazing Spider-Man: An IMAX 3D Experience”: 7 and 9:50 p.m. Saturday; 12”06 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.