Special Events

ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE

On August 22nd, 2016, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! Saturday, January 28 – 2:00 pm Sponsored by Heartland CASA ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE Scrat’s epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, Manny, Sid, Diego, and the rest..

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HOMETOWN MOVIES: LIFE IN GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA (1926-1957)

On August 11th, 2016, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

HOMETOWN MOVIES: LIFE IN GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA (1926-1957) A cinematic portrait of life in a small American town (Grand Island, Nebraska) is presented in this poetic mélange of rare silent films that were shot throughout the 20th century, including 1926 footage made by Universal Pictures; 1932 scenes of the town’s circus-like 75th anniversary parade; lovely..

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THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE

On June 27th, 2016, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE Saturday, August 27 – 2:00 pm In the animated comedy, The Angry Birds Movie, we’ll finally find out why the birds are so angry. The movie takes us to an island populated entirely by happy, flightless birds – or almost entirely. In this paradise, Red (Jason Sudeikis, We’re the..

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2016 Prairie Lights Film Festival

On April 12th, 2016, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

In its 4th year, The Prairie Lights Film Festival is a 3 day showcase of Nebraska cinema and Nebraska filmmakers held at the historic Grand Theatre in Grand Island, Nebraska this coming October 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2016! The purpose of the film festival is to promote, grow, and showcase the wide variety of films..

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FREE MATINEE – THE PEANUTS MOVIE

On March 21st, 2016, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! – THE PEANUTS MOVIE Saturday, March 26 – 2:00 pm Sponsored by Wayne Cyclery, 309 N Pine St Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the beloved “Peanuts” gang make their big-screen debut, like they’ve never been seen before, in state of the art 3D animation. Charlie Brown, the world’s most..

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FREE MATINEE – SHAUN THE SHEEP

On November 23rd, 2015, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! Saturday, November 28th – 2:00 pm SHAUN THE SHEEP Sponsored by The Chicken Coop, 120 E 3rd St, Downtown Grand Island and The Grand Theatre. Shaun the sheep is tired of doing the same work at the farm everyday. He decides to take a day off. In order to do that, he needs..

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FREE MATINEE – MONSTER HOUSE

On October 26th, 2015, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

Saturday, October 31st, 2:00 pm FREE MATINEE! MONSTER HOUSE The teenage DJ is observing his neighbor Nebbercracker on the other side of their street in the suburb that destroys tricycles of children that trespass his lawn. When DJ’s parents travel on the eve of Halloween and the abusive nanny Zee stays with him, he calls..

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FREE MATINEE – MINIONS

On September 28th, 2015, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! Saturday, December 12 – 2:00 pm Sponsored by National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors MINIONS The story of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. Continuously unsuccessful at keeping these..

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FREE MATINEE! PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2

On September 16th, 2015, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

Saturday, September 26 – 2:00 pm FREE MATINEE! PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2 After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation. He heads to Vegas with his teenage daughter before she heads off to college. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers. Rated..

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3rd Annual Prairie Lights Film Festival

On September 1st, 2015, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

The Prairie Lights Film Festival will take place at the historic Grand Theatre in Grand Island, Nebraska. The festival will be a three-day event showcasing a wide and eclectic variety of Nebraska filmmakers. Features and shorts of all genres will be screened with filmmakers present to introduce their films as well as answer audience questions...

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