Movies

2018 Outdoor Movie Schedule
 

Tuesday, July 24 – Remember the Titans

Starring: Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris
Director: Boaz Yakin
Winner of 8 awards including the BET Award for Best Actor (Denzel Washington)
Rated: PG; Runtime: 113 min; 2000

African-American coach Herman Boone (Denzel Washington) and assistant coach Bill Yoast (Will Patton) are forced to overcome their own differences as they attempt to lead their newly-integrated Alexandria, VA football team to victory. Based on the real events at T.C. Williams High School in 1971, the coaches, teammates and entire community face challenge after challenge during their first season as a racially integrated unit.

Wednesday, July 25 – Casablanca

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid
Director: Michael Curtiz
Winner of 3 Academy Awards (Best Picture, Best Director and Best Writing, Screenplay)
Rated: PG; Runtime: 102 min; 1943

Cynical ex-patriot Rick Blaine (Oscar-winning Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, Morocco, discovers his old flame Ilsa Lund (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid). Laszlo is a WWII resistance leader from Czechoslovakia, and with Nazis on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can help them get out of the country - but will he?

Thursday, July 26 – The Big Sick

Starring: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano
Director: Michael Showalter
Nominated for an Academy Award and 2 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards
Rated: R; Runtime: 120 min; 2017

Based on a true story, Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani (as himself) and grad student Emily Gardner (Zoe Kazan) fall in love, but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents (Holly Hunter & Ray Romano), his family's expectations and his true feelings.

Friday, July 27 – Mean Girls

Starring: Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Jonathan Bennett, Tina Fey
Director: Mark Waters
Winner of several MTV Movie & Teen Choice Awards; Adapted for the hit Tony-nominated musical
Rated: PG-13; Runtime: 97 min; 2004

Cady Heron (Lindsay Lohan) was formerly home-schooled by her zoologist parents in Africa. When she transfers to an American high school for the first time, she becomes an instant hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school. But Cady learns how mean girls can be when she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels (Jonathan Bennett), the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George (Rachel McAdams).

Saturday, July 28 – The Post

Starring: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson
Director: Steven Spielberg
Nominated for 2 Academy Awards and 6 Golden Globes
Rated: PG-13; Runtime: 116 min; 2018

Set in the early 1970s, The Post depicts the true story of attempts by journalists at The Washington Post to publish the Pentagon Papers, classified documents regarding the 30-year involvement of the United States government in the Vietnam War. When a Federal restraining order attempts to put a stop to the exposé, Washington Post owner, Kay Graham (Meryl Streep) must decide whether to back down for the safety of her paper, or publish and fight for the Freedom of the Press.