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Retro Blockbuster Summer Film Series at the Al Whittle Theatre

Sunday, July 22, 2018 to Sunday, August 19, 2018    
8:00 pm


Al Whittle Theatre
450 Main St, Wolfville, NS, B4P 1E2

Hey valley movie goers! We’re proud to partner with our host festival theatre in Wolfville throughout the summer to present a series of fun retro blockbuster titles. Tickets are only $5 at the door (and sometimes free!) and the movies start at 8pm unless they are marked as a matinee screening (2pm) or as listed. Duck into a nice, cool and comfy theatre when you need a break from all of your summer sun fun.

The program is subject to change:

Sunday, July 22- Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Monday, July 23- Goldfinger
Tuesday, July 24- Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Thursday, July 26- BIG (7pm) presented by Mud Creek Days FREE
Saturday, July 28- NFB Animated Shorts (4:30pm) FREE
Sunday, July 29- Shrek: The Musical (Matinee) FREE
Sunday, July 29- Singing in the Rain
Monday, July 30- The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
Tuesday, July 31- The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
Wednesday, August 1- Julie and Julia
Thursday, August 2- Some Like It Hot
Friday, August 3- Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome
Sunday, August 5- Back to the Future (Matinee)
Sunday, August 5- Chinatown
Monday, August 6- The Producers
Tuesday, August 7- The Producers
Wednesday, August 8- Sideways
Thursday, August 9- Jaws
Friday, August 10- Jaws
Saturday, August 11- Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (Matinee)
Sunday, August 12- Space Jam (Matinee)
Sunday, August 12- The Sting
Monday, August 13- The Sting
Tuesday, August 14- Titanic
Wednesday, August 15- Tortilla Soup
Thursday, August 16- Casablanca
Friday, August 17- Alien
Saturday, August 18- E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (Matinee)
Sunday, August 19- E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (Matinee)
Sunday, August 19- The Matrix

There are four food (and wine!) films on the list here (though we’d argue you can make any film a food experience!) – Julie & Julia, Sideways, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and Tortilla Soup – we’ll post info soon on participating local restaurants who will do a few fun ‘Dinner & Movie’ specials!