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Old Pasadena Summer Cinema

July 20th, 2017

Have you had a chance to check out the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema yet? The largest free open air film festival in all of California, the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema offers screenings of high quality, much loved films all free and open to the public. With a variety of films to choose from, it’s the perfect option for a free date night, family night, or friends’ night out!

Screenings for Old Pasadena Summer Cinema are held in both open-air and indoor environments. Central Park and One Colorado offer spacious, outdoor venues, while the Distant Lands Travel Bookstore and Flower Pepper Gallery on Union Street offer indoor screenings.
In need of last-minute plans for tonight? Come on down to the Flower Pepper Gallery and catch Kubo and the Two Strings, a meticulously animated 2016 film from LAIKA Animation, the studio behind hits such as Coraline and The Boxtrolls. This creative piece follows the coming-of-age story of Kubo, a young boy who must follow in the footsteps of his late father, a legendary samurai, in order to fend off vengeful spirits and save his village.

If you can’t make it out tonight, don’t worry! There are seven more screenings before the festival comes to a close, including classics such as Mamma Mia! and Doctor Strange, as well as modern hits like Inside Out.

Check out the screening schedule, read more about the history of the Old Pasadena Summer Cinema, and plan your free movie night at: https://www.oldpasadena.org/visit/events/signature-events/summer-cinema/.

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