KNOXVILLE, TN – May 7, 2019 – The Tennessee Theatre unveils the lineup for Summer Movie Magic beginning 8 p.m. June 21 which will include 12 movie titles, twice as many as in years past.
Tickets are on sale 10 a.m. May 10 at the Tennessee Theatre box office, Ticketmaster.com or by phone at 865-684-1200.
Friday night screenings will feature modern or cult classics and Sunday matinees will host older classics or family films. The movie series celebrates Tennessee’s heritage as being a movie palace, a place to escape and see the world on the screen, enjoy popcorn and a cold drink.
Prior to each screening, hear the Mighty Wurlitzer organ fill the auditorium with magnificent music by House Organist Freddie Brabson.
The complete 2019 Summer Movie Magic Series Presented by Denark Construction is as follows:
Friday Night Screenings:
8 p.m. June 21 - The Breakfast Club
8 p.m. July 12 - Jaws
8 p.m. July 19 - Monty Python & The Holy Grail
8 p.m. Aug. 2 - Ghostbusters
8 p.m. Aug. 16 - Saturday Night Fever
8 p.m. Aug. 23 - Unforgiven
Sunday Matinee Screenings
3 p.m. June 23 - City Lights
3 p.m. July 14 - The Little Mermaid Sing Along
3 p.m. July 21 - The Wizard of Oz
3 p.m. Aug. 4 - North by Northwest
3 p.m. Aug. 18 - Singin’ In The Rain
3 p.m. Aug. 25 - The Iron Giant
Tickets for each movie are $9 for adults, $7 for children under 12 and seniors 65 and over; and a six-entry punch card is $45 for adults and $36 for children and seniors.
For more information, visit www.tennesseetheatre.com.
Photo credit: Tennessee Theatre
About the Tennessee Theatre
Located in the heart of downtown Knoxville, the Tennessee Theatre opened in 1928 as a movie palace. The Tennessee Theatre is the Official State Theatre of Tennessee and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Tennessee Theatre is the region’s leading performing arts venue with advanced technology, staging and lighting that draws top entertainment to the Knoxville area. The Historic Tennessee Theatre Foundation is a nonprofit organization with the mission of preserving, maintaining and operating the Theatre for the benefit and enjoyment for all Tennessee residents and visitors.
About Denark Construction
Denark Construction is a full-service general contractor, design-builder and construction manager based in Knoxville, Tennessee – with over 1 billion dollars in public, institutional, commercial and industrial contracts since its launch in 1985.
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