Special films

Outdoor movies

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: Sept. 5, 7:45 p.m., “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.”

Classic Movies

Senior Movie Afternoons: The Everett Historic Theatre is hosting Seniors Movie Afternoons every Tuesday at 1 p.m. starting in September. Tickets are $5 and each month will have a theme: September is comedy; October is horror; November is musicals; and December is holiday films. For more information, visit www.historiceveretttheatre.com. Next movie: Sept. 2, The Flying Deuces.

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.

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).

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