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July 20–Aug. 24
Co-presented with the National Building Museum
This week: 60th anniversary of 1959 creature-feature horror THE TINGLER, starring Vincent Price as a scientist who discovers a deadly parasite that feeds on human fear. Aug. 17, 5:30 p.m.
60th Anniversary
Featuring interactive games, prizes and more!
Local TV legend Count Gore presents William Castle's spooky 1959 horror classic, starring Vincent Price.
Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Everybody's favorite alien, Captain 20, returns to host a program of cartoons and kid-show favorites from the old days, including JOHNNY SOKKO AND HIS FLYING ROBOT; LANCELOT LINK, SECRET CHIMP; and BUGS BUNNY AND FRIENDS!
Tickets $5 for kids 12 and under. Present your original Channel 20 Club Card for a free small popcorn!
Aug. 18, 3:00 p.m.
Intro by filmmaker C. W. Prather and Captain 20
10th Anniversary
A documentary on Dick Dyszel, the Washington, DC-area television newsman who became a hero to generations of viewers for his onscreen alter egos Bozo the Clown, Captain 20 and CREATURE FEATURE horror host Count Gore De Vol.
Aug. 18, 5:30 p.m.
July 19–Sept. 11.
This week: James Bond adventure THUNDERBALL; counterculture, cult-classic mystery ELECTRA GLIDE IN BLUE; and crime comedies THE PINK PANTHER (1963) and sequel A SHOT IN THE DARK (1964).
July 19–Sept. 9.
This week: John Boorman's DELIVERANCE; Elaine May's THE HEARTBREAK KID; Robert Altman's NASHVILLE; and two by Frank Perry, both in 35mm: DIARY OF A MAD HOUSEWIFE and PLAY IT AS IT LAYS.
July 21–Sept. 3
This week: 30th anniversary of Edward Zwick's 1989 Civil War drama GLORY, starring Denzel Washington as a member of a black regiment led by white officer Matthew Broderick. Aug. 18, 5:30 p.m.
July 5–Aug. 30
Silver Spring's FREE outdoor summer screening series!
Friday, Aug. 16: 30th anniversary of Disney's 1989 musical adventure THE LITTLE MERMAID, based on the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen. Film begins after sunset on Sonny's Green, approximately 8:00 p.m.
July 27–Sept. 8.
Tickets $5.
Enjoy classic cartoons Saturdays and Sundays at 11:00 a.m. all summer long!
Sept. 12–Oct. 2.
Early-bird sale on the all-access Pase Especial is underway; hurry, price goes up Aug. 27!
Twenty titles just announced; the full schedule of approximately 50 films will be revealed in late August.
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Your chills will be multiplyin' — the beloved high school romance of good girl Sandy (Olivia Newton-John) and bad boy Danny (John Travolta) returns in an interactive sing-along edition, with animated subtitles.
Sept. 7, 8:00 p.m.
The perfect gift for the film lover in your life! Available in the web shop and at the theatre box office.