Film calendar

  • Thu Mar 1st, 2012 8:30am
  • Life

Snohomish County

Classic Films: Classic movies at Galaxy Monroe theater, 1 Galaxy Way, Monroe (One block north of Highway 2 on Kelsey Ave,; 360-863-0909.

• March 14: “An American in Paris” (1951): Vincent Minelli directed Gene Kelly and Oscar Levant as Americans living in Paris; Kelly falls for a French girl played by Leslie Caron.

• March 28: “To Kill a Mockingbird” (1962): Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch, a small-town Southern lawyer defending a black man accused of rape, the story told from the vantage point of his children, Scout and Jem. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee.

Everus Theater: 1910 Bickford Ave., Suite G, Snohomish; 360-863-3183; www.everustheatre.com.

• “Grease” sing-along: 7 and 10 p.m. March 10 and April 17; $7.

• “Rocky Horror Picture Show”: 10 p.m. March 17. $10.

Historic Everett Theatre: 2911 Colby Ave., Everett; 425-258-6766 or www.everetttheatre.org.

• “Ben Hur”: William Wyler’s 1959 biblical epic stars Charleton Heston as a Jewish prince sold into slavery; it won 11 Academy Awards; 7 p.m. March 2 and 3, 2 p.m. March 4; $8 general, $6 seniors, students and military.

• “DOA”: Edmund O’Brien has only a few days to find out who poisoned him before he dies (1950). Film moir expert Jon Noe will introduce the film; 7:30 p.m. March 8; tickets are $5.

Reel World Cinema: A series of science fiction movies will be examined in “Close Encounters: Discerning the Human Condition Through Science Fiction,” at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. A potluck begins at 6 p.m., the movie screens at 7 p.m. and discussion follows the movie. Call 425-259-7139 for details. Admission is free.

• March 2: “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” (1977): Steven Spielberg directed Richard Dreyfus and Melinda Dillon in a film that explores people’s deepest longings.

• March 16: “Blade Runner” (1982). Some call is the greatest science fiction movie ever. Harrison Ford, Edward James Olmos, Sean Young, Darryl Hannah and Rutger Hauer star in Ridley Scott’s masterpiece.

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 March 2 through 8. Call ahead; some shows sell out.

• “Rocky Mountain Express”: 4:45 p.m. Friday through Sunday; 1 and 4:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

• “Sea Rec 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World”: 10:30 and 11:45 a.m. and 2:15 and 3:30 p.m. Friday and Monday through Thursday; 10:30 and 11:45 a.m. and 2:15, 3:30 and 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

• “Tornado Alley 3D”: 10:45 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Friday through Monday and Wednesday through Thursday.

• “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax”: noon, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 and 9:15 p.m. Friday through Monday and Wednesday and Thursday; 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 and 9:15 p.m. Tuesday.