Classic Film Series and Midnight Specials at Somerville Theatre

posted by IanJudge on May 23, 2011 at 9:23 am

Somerville, MA – The historic Somerville Theatre in Davis Square, one of the nation’s longest continually operating movie theaters, has announced its summer line up of Classics and Midnight Specials. Each of these movies will play on the Somerville’s big screen, in the grandeur of the theatre’s beautifully restored main auditorium. Many of the titles will be archival prints, as the theatre’s main booth was revamped in 2009 to handle the most precious of 35mm and 70mm film prints. Few realize that the booth in the main theatre is one of the most sophisticated projection facilities in New England, and here the theater presents a summer of films to take advantage of this position.

See a classic film in a classic setting!

The Classic Film Series, each Sunday at 11am and Monday nights at 5pm and 8pm are:

June 19-20 Captains Courageous
June 25-26 Double Indemnity
July 3-4 The African Queen
July 10-11 Singin' In The Rain
July 17-18 The Wizard of Oz
July 24-25 Dr. Strangelove
July 31-Aug. 1 Ninotchka
Tickets are $9 for adults and $6 for seniors 62+ and kids 12 & under.

The Midnight Specials, each Friday and Saturday at midnight are:

June 3-4 Animal House
June 10-11 The Breakfast Club
June 17-18 Kick Ass
June 24-25 Rubber
July 1-2 Back to School
July 8-9 The Goonies
July 14-15 TBA
July 22-23 A Clockwork Orange
July 29-30 Pulp Fiction
Aug 5-6 Jaws
Tickets are $10 for adults, and $8 for seniors 62+

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MPol
MPol on May 25, 2011 at 12:59 pm

How Cooool! There are some neat classics there. The July 14-15 TBA, however, drives me a little batty.

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