Have a ‘Hoot’
Free movie: The Northwest Stream Center at McCollumn Park, 600 128th Street SE, Everett, is showing the film “Hoot” at 7 p.m. July 9. The movie is based on the best-selling young adult novel “Hoot” by Carl Hiaasen. The story centers around what can happen when three 12 year olds decide to protect owl habitat from poorly planned suburban development. Make a reservation by calling 425-316-8592.
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 425-257-7101 or check www.everettwa.org; http://www.everettwa.org .Next film: July 11,Pacific Science Center’s Super Cool Science Show followed by “Frozen.”
Films in the Fields: Park Ridge Community Church, 3815 Maltby Road, Bothell, offers a free outdoor movie in the fields behind the church, each Wednesday night at 9:30, beginning July 16. There will be popcorn, candy and drinks for sale at a concession stand. Bring a blanket or low chairs. Movies start at dusk. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/Filmsinthefield. For more info please contact Rebecca Wisner at 206-755-5626 or Stanton Wisner at 206-755-2889. The schedule: July 16: “Frozen;” July 23: “The Blind Side;” July 30: ”Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back;” Aug. 6: ”Avengers;” Aug. 13: “Soul Surfer;” Aug. 20: “Lion King;”
Arlington Outdoor Cinema: Terrace Park, 809 Fifth St. Thursdays at dark, approximately 9 p.m.; Karaoke at 7 p.m. before movie. Next film: July 17, “Rock of Ages.”
Edmonds Outdoor Movie Nights: Movies begin around 9 p.m. at the Frances Anderson Center Playfield, 700 Main St. Refreshments available for purchase; 425-771-0230; www.ci.edmonds.wa.us. Next fil: July 25, “The Croods.
Marysville Popcorn in the Park: Movies begin around 9 p.m. Saturdays July 12 through Aug. 16 at Jennings Memorial Park, 6915 Armar Road; free; 360-363-8400; www.marysvillewa.gov. Next film: July 12, “Frozen.”
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. Next movie: July 18, 9 p.m.,“Father of the Bride.”
Dial H for Hitchcock
A yearlong series of 12 of Alfred Hitchcock’s best films will be shown on the last Wednesday of the month at the Evergreen Branch of the Everett Public Library, 9512 Evergreen Way, Everett; call 425-257-8250. A screening and discussion will start at 1:30 p.m. and a screening only will start at 6:30 p.m.
July 30, “Rope”: Two friends commit the perfect murder. Stars Dick Hogan, John Dall, Farley Granger and Jimmy Stewart (1948).
Aug. 27, “Strangers on a Train”: A socialite plots a double murder; with Robert Walker and Farley Granger (1951).
Sept. 24, “Dial M for Murder”: A tennis pro (Ray Milland) plans to murder his wife (Grace Kelly), but things go awry (1954).
Oct. 29, “Rear Window”: Jimmy Stewart, laid up with a broken leg, and Grace Kelly, in designer clothes, suspect a neighbor of murder (1954).
Nov. 26, “Vertigo”: A retired detective (Jimmy Stewart) becomes obsessed with a friend’s wife (Kim Novak) in San Francisco (1958).
Dec. 31, “North by Northwest”: A New York executive (Cary Grant) becomes embroiled with spies; he meets Eva Marie Saint as he flees across the country (1959) (No 6:30 showing).