Film calendar

  • Wed Jul 18th, 2012 4:18pm
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Snohomish County

“Lord of the Rings” trilogy: Extended versions of the film not previously seen in theaters, continues. One movie each weekend. Tickets are $10 general, $8 for seniors and military. A three-movie pass is $24; at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-258-6766;

“The Return of the King”: 7 p.m. July 20, 2 and 7 p.m. July 21 and 2 and 7 p.m. July 22.

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.

• “The Graduate” July 20: Dustin Hoffman is Benjamin Braddock, newly graduated from college. He is trapped in an affair with Mrs. Robinson (Anne Bancroft) as his attraction to her daughter, Elaine (Katharine Ross), grows (1967).

• “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 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).

Outdoor movies

Arlington Outdoor Cinema: Terrace Park, 809 Fifth St. Thursdays at dark, approximately 9 p.m. Karaoke at 7 p.m. before movie. Free popcorn provided by Arlington Kiwanis.

July 19: “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” (PG-13)

July 26: “Cars 2” (G)

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 20: Village Theatre Kids Stage performance followed by “Wall-E” (G)

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

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

Aug 10: One Fine Fool, death-defying circus silliness followed by “Hugo” (PG)

Aug. 17: Imagine Children’s Museum arts and crafts followed by “Ghostbusters” (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 21: “Big Miracle” (PG)

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

Aug. 4: “The Muppets” (PG)

Aug. 11: “Soul Surfer” (PG)

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 and select calendar of events.

Aug. 3: “The Muppets” (PG)

Aug. 10: “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” (PG-13)

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. 15: “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” (PG-13) 8:55 p.m.

Aug. 29: “The Lorax” (PG) 8:15 p.m.

Seattle, PEMCO Movies at Magnuson Park, Seattle: Seating at 7 p.m., movies at dusk on Thursdays, July 12 through Aug. 30 at the Warren G. Magnuson Park Athletic Fields, 7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle; premovie seating $5; dogs welcome;

July 26: “The Help” (PG-13)

Aug. 2: “Forrest Gump” (PG-13)

Aug. 9: “The Lion King” (G)

Aug. 16: “Back to the Future” (PG)

Aug. 23: “Monty Python &the Holy Grail” (PG)

Aug. 30: “The Goonies” (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.

July 26: “Megamind” (PG) 9:25 p.m.

Aug. 2: “Hugo” (PG) 9:15 p.m.

Aug. 9: “Wall-E” (G) 9 p.m.

Aug. 16: “Thor” (PG-13) 8:45 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 20 through 26. Call ahead; some shows sell out.

“Mysteries of Egypt,” 10:15 a.m. Monday through Thursday.

“To the Arctic,” 11:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday.

“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,” 12:01, 3:15, 6:30 and 9:45 a.m. and 1, 4:15 and 10:45 p.m.Friday; 9:45 a.m. and 1, 4:15, 7:30 and 10:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and 1, 4:15, 7:30 and 10:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday.