Cozying up in a movie theater is a universal favorite, and catching a flick is a great way to immerse yourself in another world for a couple hours. Enter the Funcoast.com Film Series at The State Theatre.
Funcoast.com has paired with The Sandusky State Theatre to bring you a series of films on the big screen, ranging from highly-buzzed indie films as well as classics.
More affordable than big box theaters, the film series is a great (and affordable) way to sit back, relax and enjoy a movie with family and friends.
For more information on tickets, call 419-626-1950 or visit sanduskystate.com. For more local movie time listings, click here.
WIN movie tickets!
It’s easy: all you have to do is text “FILM” to 41948. From there, you’ll be entered for a chance to win movie tickets for the Funcoast.com Film Series at The State Theatre. Winners will be chosen weekly on Wednesdays through 2012. Winners will be notified, and can pick up their tickets at the Box Office/Gift Shop prior to the show.
When: 7 p.m. July 5 & 6; 3 p.m. July 8
Synopsis: In Alaska, an oil drilling team struggle to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wild. Hunting the humans are a pack of wolves who see them as intruders. Starring Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney and Frank Grillo. Rated R. Full cash bar service will be available.
"Puss in Boots"
When: 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m. July 7
Synopsis: A story about the events leading up to the sword fighting cat's meeting with Shrek and his friends. Starring Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek & Zack Galifianakis. Rated PG.
When: 7 p.m. July 12, 13 & 14; 3 p.m. July 15
Synopsis: In small-town Texas, the local mortician strikes up a friendship with a wealthy widow, though when he kills her, he goes to great lengths to create the illusion that she's alive. Starring Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine & Matthew McConaughey. Rated PG-13. Full cash bar service will be available.
"The Rocky Horror Picture Show" with Live Interaction
When: 10 p.m. July 27
Synopsis: 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. Starring Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick. Rated R. Full cash bar service will be available.
"Happy Feet Two"
When: 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m. August 4
Synopsis: Mumbles', son, Erik, is struggling to realize his talents in the Emperor Penguin world. Meanwhile, Mumble and his family and friends discover a new threat to their home - one that will take everyone working together to save them. Starring Elijah Wood, Robin Williams & Pink. Rated PG.
"The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel"
When: 7 p.m. August 23, 24 & 25; 3 p.m. August 26
Synopsis: British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. Starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy & Maggie Smith. Rated PG-13. Full cash bar service will be available.
*More films will be added once event dates and times are set.