Summer Cinema Series - 2019
We offer free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the summer months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts (6309 Church Street). This summer's schedule is below.
On the eve of their children's marriage, NYC in-laws Sheldon Kornpett and Vince Ricardo embark on a series of misadventures involving the CIA, the Treasury Department and Central American dictators. Director: Arthur Hiller, Writer: Andrew Bergman, Stars: Peter Falk, Alan Arkin, Richard Libertini. Rated PG-13 (for suggestive humor, language, some drug references and comedic action violence). 103 minutes
The Englishman Who Went Up A Hill And Came Down A Mountain
When an English cartographer must tell a Welsh village that their mountain is only a hill, the offended community sets out to change that. Director: Christopher Monger, Writers: Ifor David Monger (story), Christopher Monger, Stars: Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Colm Meaney. Rated PG. 95 minutes.
A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize. Director: Niki Caro Writers: Niki Caro, Witi Ihimaera (book) Stars: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton. Rated PG-13 (for brief language and a momentary drug reference). 105 minutes.
.In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. Director: Andrew Stanton, Writers: Andrew Stanton and Pete Docter, Stars: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin. Rated G, 107 minutes.
A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics. Director: Hal Ashby, Writers: Jerzy Kosinski (novel and screenplay). Stars: Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Melvyn Douglas, Rated PG. 130 minutes.