Special Events

PHILOMENA

On March 10th, 2014, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

ONE DAY ONLY! Thursday, March 13 PHILOMENA Based on the 2009 investigative book by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee, PHILOMENA focuses on the efforts of Philomena Lee (Dench), mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock — something her Irish-Catholic community didn’t have the highest opinion of — and given..

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FREE MATINEE!

On January 17th, 2014, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 Saturday, January 25 – 1:00 pm Sponsored by Platte Valley State Bank Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 picks up where Sony Pictures Animation’s mouth-watering comedy left off. Inventor Flint Lockwood thought he saved the world when he destroyed his most infamous invention — a machine that..

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The Crane Trust

On January 9th, 2014, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

A PREMIERE GRAND ISLAND EVENT January 23, 2014 Please Join Us For The Premiere Showing of THE CRANE TRUST A True Visionaries Film Hosted by Sam Waterston For Public Broadcasting Stations Nationwide 7 pm ~ Premiere Film Presentation ~ The Grand Theatre Fee admission and open to the public. Event details at  http://whoozin.com/W3D-9YW-XWXE or call the..

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FLYOVER COUNTRY

On January 9th, 2014, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

Objectif 49 Films and Director Jim Fields are thrilled to announce that their latest independent film, Flyover Country, will have its Grand Island Premiere at The Grand Theatre on Thursday, February 27th, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. The Grand Island screening marks the final stop in the “Flyover Nebraska” tour for the film throughout the month..

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Komora: To Heal

On January 9th, 2014, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

The Multicultural Coalition of Grand Island presents the new documentary Komora: To Heal January 22nd, 2014 – 7:00 pm –  $5.00 admission (free refreshments provided). What would it take you to forgive the murder of your family?What would you do if you had to choose between your life and those of 400 children? How would..

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FREE MATINEE! TURBO

On November 22nd, 2013, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

FREE MATINEE! Saturday, November 30 – 2:00 pm TURBO Turbo (Ryan Reynolds) is a speed-obsessed snail with an unusual dream: to become the world’s greatest racer. This odd snail gets a chance to leave his slow-paced life behind when a freak accident gives him the power of superspeed. Newly revved-up, Turbo embarks on an extraordinary..

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FREE MATINEE!

On October 21st, 2013, posted in: Current Movies, Special Events by 0 Comment

THE SMURFS 2 Saturday, October 26, 2:00 pm Sponsored by Chicken Coop, 120 E 3rd St and Abbey Carpets N’ More, 208 W 3rd St In this sequel to Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Animation’s hybrid live action/animated family blockbuster comedy The Smurfs™, the evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties..

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Prairie Lights Film Festival

On September 25th, 2013, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

Grand Theatre to host Prairie Lights Film Festival November 8th-10th, 2013 Non-competitive festival to showcase Nebraska Filmmakers. Grand Island, NE, August 17, 2013: The Prairie Lights Film Festival will take place at the historic Grand Theatre in Grand Island, Nebraska. The festival will be a 3 day event showcasing a wide and eclectic variety of..

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THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

On September 25th, 2013, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

The Grand Radio Players present live on the Grand Theatre stage – ONE NIGHT ONLY – THE WAR OF THE WORLDS As written by Howard Koch Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 , Doors open at 6:00 pm, show starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $12.50 in advance, $15.00 at the door. Tickets available at Ace Hardware, HyVee,..

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The Boarder

On September 6th, 2013, posted in: Special Events by 0 Comment

THE BOARDER September 11 and September 12. Showtime is at 7:15 pm. THE BOARDER, an independent film written by Nebraskan Jane E Ryan and filmed in Central Nebraska, was inspired by families still struggling to love and connect with youngsters who were victims of early childhood trauma. Ryan, an adoptive & bio mother, therapist, and..

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