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June 2019

The Greatest Showman

June 15 at 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Van Allen Hall Auditorium, 225-291 E Jefferson St
Iowa City, IA 52245 United States
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Sponsored by: Iowa City Pride NOTE: due to weather, tonight's movie will be shown at Van Allen Auditorium (on Iowa Avenue, across the street from Bruegger’s Bagels) and will start at 8:30pm. Run Time: 1hr 45min Rating: PG Starring: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron Plot: Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a…

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Galaxy Quest

June 22 at 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Van Allen Hall Auditorium, 225-291 E Jefferson St
Iowa City, IA 52245 United States
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Sponsored by: TruArt Color Graphics and City of Iowa City Note: due to a threat of inclement weather, this film has been moved to Van Allen Auditorium. Run time: 1 hr 42 min Rating: PG Note: This movie will be shown at Riverfront Crossings Park, 1101 S. Clinton St. Iowa City 52240. Starring: Tim Allen, Alan Rickman, Sigourney Weaver Plot: The stars of a 1970s sci-fi show - now scraping a living through re-runs and sci-fi conventions - are beamed…

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Sweet Home Alabama

June 29 at 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Sponsored by: Barker Apartments Run time: 1 hr 49 min Rating: PG-13 Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey Plot: New York fashion designer Melanie (Reese Witherspoon) suddenly finds herself engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. But Melanie's past holds many secrets, including Jake (Josh Lucas), the redneck husband she married in high school, who refuses to divorce her. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BM89EgWx_Gs

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July 2019

Robin Hood Men in Tights

July 13 at 8:45 pm - 10:30 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Sponsored by: Z'marik's Noodle Cafe Run time: 1 hr 45 min Rating: PG-13 Starring: Mel Brooks, Cary Elwes, Dave Chappelle Plot: Crusading nobleman Robin of Loxley (Cary Elwes) escapes from prison in Jerusalem and returns home to find that the evil Prince John (Richard Lewis) has confiscated his family estate and is abusing the citizenry. Robin enlists his blind attendant, Blinkin (Mark Blankfield), his friend Will Scarlett O'Hara (Matthew Porretta) and Little John (Eric Allan Kramer) to help regain his…

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Incredibles 2

July 20 at 8:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Van Allen Hall Auditorium, 225-291 E Jefferson St
Iowa City, IA 52245 United States
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Sponsored by: Plato's Closet Note: due to excessive heat and a chance of storms on Saturday evening, we are moving the movie to Van Allen Auditorium.  Run time: 2 hr 5 min Rating: PG Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Brad Bird Plot: Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2” – but this time Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is in the spotlight, leaving Bob (voice of Craig T. Nelson) at home with Violet (voice of Sarah…

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The Proposal

July 27 at 8:45 pm - 10:45 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Sponsored by: CHOMP Run time: 1 hr 48 min Rating: PG-13 Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Sandra Bullock, Betty White Plot: Faced with deportation to her native Canada, high-powered book editor Margaret Tate (Sandra Bullock) says she's engaged to marry Andrew Paxton (Ryan Reynolds), her hapless assistant. Andrew agrees to the charade, but imposes a few conditions of his own, including flying to Alaska to meet his eccentric family. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFL8b1p1ELY

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August 2019

Sister Act

August 3 at 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Sponsored by: AW Welt Ambrisco Run time: 1 hr 40 min Rating: PG Starring: Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel Plot: When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier (Whoopi Goldberg) sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca (Harvey Keitel), commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7j2aEJxxDY

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The Little Mermaid

August 10 at 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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The Little Mermaid

Sponsored by: Jensen Eyecare Run time: 1 hr 25 min Rating: G Starring: Jodi Benson, Pat Carroll, Samuel E. Wright Plot: In Disney's beguiling animated romp, rebellious 16-year-old mermaid Ariel (Jodi Benson) is fascinated with life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are forbidden by her controlling father, King Triton, she falls for a human prince. Determined to be with her new love, Ariel makes a dangerous deal with the sea witch Ursula (Pat Carroll)…

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Bohemian Rhapsody

August 17 at 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Sponsored by: CHOMP Run time: 2 hr 13 min Rating: PG-13 Starring: Rami Malek, Brian May, Ben Hardy Plot: Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mP0VHJYFOAU

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Coco

August 24 at 8:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Outside Macbride Hall, 17 N Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Coco

Sponsored by: SouthGate Companies Run time: 1 hr 49 min Rating: PG Starring: Gael Garcia Bernal, Anthony Gonzalez, Benjamin Bratt Plot: Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real…

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