The Orpheum Theatre announced the schedule for it's annual Summer Movie Series!
Escape the Memphis heat and enjoy your favorite films inside the historic Orpheum Theatre this summer. This year’s series includes classics, movies you can sing to, and films for the whole family to enjoy.
Schedule and Lineup
Friday, June 2 @ 7 pm
When Charlie wins a golden ticket to an unconventional factory, he discovers that everything can be an adventure.
1971 • 1 hour, 40 minutes • Rated G
Thursday, June 8 @ 7 pm
A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building.
1961 • 1 hour, 55 minutes • Not Rated
Saturday, June 10 @ 2 pm
A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.
1993 • 1 hour, 41 minutes • Rated PG for some language and kids chewing tobacco
Thursday, June 22 @ 7 pm
A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
1960 • 1 hour, 49 minutes • Approved Rating
Friday, June 23 @ 7 pm
Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well.
1939 • 1 hour, 42 minutes • Rated G
Thursday, June 29 @ 7 pm
King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail, encountering many, very silly obstacles.
1975 • 1 hour, 31 minutes • Rated PG
Friday, June 30 @ 7 pm
When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough-as-nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath.
1971 • 1 hour, 42 minutes • Rated R
Friday, July 7 @ 7 pm
While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
1987 • 1 hour, 38 minutes • Rated PG
Friday, July 14 @ 7 pm
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.
1941 • 1 hour, 40 minutes • Approved Rating
Friday, July 21 @ 7 pm
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?
1978 • 1 hour, 50 minutes • Rated PG-13 for sexual content including references, teen smoking and drinking, and language
Friday, August 11 @ 7 pm
American film classic in which a manipulative woman and a roguish man conduct a turbulent romance during the American Civil War and Reconstruction periods.
1939 • 3 hours, 58 minutes • Rated G
Saturday, August 12 @ 7 pm
An extremely pampered African prince travels to Queens, New York City, and goes undercover to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
1988 • 1 hour, 56 minutes • Rated R for language and some sexuality/nudity
Friday, August 25 @ 8 pm
A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter.
1975 • 1 hour, 40 minutes • Rated R
Doors open an hour before showtime. Patrons can arrive early to grab a themed drink special, test their movie trivia knowledge, take a picture at the photo booth, and enjoy the sounds of the Mighty Wurlitzer organ. Costumes are always encouraged but never required.
Tickets for the Summer Movie Series go on sale Friday, May 5, at 10am. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for children under 12. Packages of 10 tickets are available for $60 and may be used for a single movie or spread throughout the series.
Purchase tickets online or call the box office at (901) 525-3000.
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