Palace Theatre Movies

The Palace Theatre, a restored art deco-style 1940s theater, makes going to the movies a special occasion. This Grapevine attraction features classic films, such as Grease, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Elephant Man, Singing in the Rain and Rebecca, on the first Friday of every month as part of the First Friday Film Series at the Palace Arts Center.

Admission is only $6 per person. Movies are general admission style seating.

JANUARY - FEBRUARY - MARCH - APRIL - MAY - JUNE - JULY -
AUGUST - SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER - NOVEMBER - DECEMBER

CLASSIC CHRISTMAS MOVIES
Begin November 30 with Home Alone and end December 23 with It's A Wonderful Life. Movies tend to sell out in advance, so please plan accordingly.

Bring in a same-day receipt from any Grapevine restaurant and receive a free small popcorn.
If you have any questions, call the Palace Theatre Box Office at 817.410.3100

JANUARY

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CASABLANCA 
(1942) 
Friday, January 24 at 7:30 p.m.
PG, 102 minutes
Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman & Paul Henreid
Directed by Michael Curtiz

A cynical American expatriate struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco.

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ANASTASIA
 (1956) 
Friday, January 31 at 7:30 p.m.
UR, 105 minutes
Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner & Helen Hayes
Directed by Anatole Litvak

An opportunistic Russian businessman tries to pass a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia. She is so convincing in her performance that even the biggest skeptics believe her.

FEBRUARY

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A WALK TO REMEMBER
 (2002) 
Saturday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m.
PG, 101 minutes
Starring: Mandy Moore, Shane West & Peter Coyote
Directed by Adam Shankman

The story of two North Carolina teens, Landon and Jamie, who are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is made to do community service.

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12 ANGRY MEN (1957)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, February 7 at 7:30 p.m.
NR, 96 minutes                                
Directed by Sidney Lumet
Starring: Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb & Martin Balsam
A jury holdout attempts to prevent a miscarriage of justice by forcing his colleagues to reconsider the evidence.

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FINDING NEVERLAND
 (2004) 
Saturday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m.
PG, 106 minutes
Starring: Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet & Dustin Hoffman
Directed by Marc Forster

The story of Sir J.M. Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.

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LOVE STORY 
(1970)
Friday, February 14 at 7:30 p.m.
PG, 100 minutes
Directed by Arthur Hiller
Starring: Ali MacGraw, Ryan O’Neal & John Marley
A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing - and then tragedy strikes.
**HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY – Celebrate with your love; Tickets 2 for $10.

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BATMAN
 (1989) 
Saturday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 126 minutes
Starring: Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson & Kim Basinger
Directed by Tim Burton

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker.

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GHOST
 (1990) 
Friday, February 21 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 127 minutes
Starring: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore & Whoopi Goldberg
Directed by Jerry Zucker

After a young man is murdered, his spirit stays behind to warn his lover of impending danger, with the help of a reluctant psychic.

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LEGALLY BLONDE
 (2001) 
Saturday, February 29 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 96 minutes
Elle Woods, a fashionable sorority queen, is dumped by her boyfriend. She decides to follow him to law school. While there, she figures out that there is more to her than just looks.

MARCH - Julie Andrews Month!

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MARY POPPINS
 (1964)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m.
G, 139 minutes                                
Directed by Robert Stevenson
Starring: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke and David Tomlinson
In turn-of-the-century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.

SPRING BREAK MOVIES - Movies TBD
March 9 - 13 at 11 a.m.
Tickets $4

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THE BREAKFAST CLUB
 (1985)
Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m.
R, 97 minutes
Directed by John Hughes
Starring: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson & Molly Ringwald
Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.
**DETENTION DAY – Come in your high school attire and receive a free small popcorn.

APRIL

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THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD
 (1938)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m.
PG, 102 minutes
Directed by Michael Curtiz and William Keighley
Starring: Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland and Basil Rathbone
When Prince John and the Norman lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army.

FIRST CONTACT DAY
Sunday, April 5 – Celebrate Star Trek with a movie marathon!
Come in costume and get a free small popcorn.
Tickets $6 each or 3 for $15.

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STAR TREK: THE MOTION PICTURE
 (1979) 
Sunday, April 5 at 1 p.m.
G, 132 minutes
Directed by Robert Wise
Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy & DeForest Kelley
When an alien spacecraft of enormous power is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral James T. Kirk resumes command of the overhauled USS Enterprise in order to intercept it.

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STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN
 (1982) 
Sunday, April 5 at 4 p.m.
PG, 113 minutes
Directed by Robert Wise
Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy & DeForest Kelley
With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Singh, from using the life-generating Genesis Device as the ultimate weapon.

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STAR TREK III: THE SEARCH FOR SPOCK
 (1984)
Sunday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m.
PG, 105 minutes
Directed by Robert Wise
Starring: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy & DeForest Kelley
Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis Planet to recover Spock's body.

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MISS CONGENIALITY
 (2000) 
Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 109 minutes
Directed by Donald Petrie
Starring: Sandra Bullock, Michael Caine & Benjamin Bratt
An F.B.I. Agent must go undercover in the Miss United States beauty pageant to prevent a group from bombing the event.
**THE PERFECT DATE – Come in your best pageant attire! Contest begins at 7 p.m.

MAY

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MODERN TIMES
 (1936)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m.
G, 87 minutes   
Directed by Charles Chaplin
Starring: Charles Chaplin, Paulette Goddard and Henry Bergman
The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU! /STAR WARS DAY
Monday, May 4 - Celebrate Star Wars with a movie marathon! Come in costume and get a free small popcorn.
Tickets $6 each or 3 for $15.

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STAR WARS: EP. IV – A NEW HOPE
 (1977) 
Monday, May 4 at 1 p.m.
PG, 121 minutes
Directed by George Lucas
Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford & Carrie Fisher
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, cocky pilot, Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the mysterious Darth Vader.

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STAR WARS: EP. V – THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK
 (1980)
Monday, May 4 at 4 p.m.
PG, 124 minutes
Directed by Irvin Kershner
Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford & Carrie Fisher
After the Rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader.

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STAR WARS: EP. VI – RETURN OF THE JEDI
 (1983) 
Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
PG, 131 minutes
Directed by Richard Marquand
Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford & Carrie Fisher
After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy the second Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Darth Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.

MAIN STREET FEST Film Festival
May 16-17-18
Movies are free with festival admission.
Movies and times TBD


JUNE - KATHERINE HEPBURN MONTH

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THE PHILADELPHIA STORY
 (1940)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, June 5 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 112 minutes                       
Directed by George Cukor
Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and James Stewart
When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.

SUMMER MOVIE SERIES - Movies TBD
June 9 – August 5, every Tuesday and Wednesday at 11 a.m.
Tickets $4

JULY

HAPPY BIRTHDAY HARRY POTTER!
Friday, July 31 – Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with a movie marathon! Come in costume and receive a free small popcorn.
Tickets are $6 each or 4/$20.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX
 (2007)
Friday, July 31 at 11 a.m.
PG-13, 138 minutes
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson & Rupert Grint
Directed by David Yates
With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE
 (2009)
Friday, July 31 at 2 p.m.
PG, 153 minutes
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson & Rupert Grint
Directed by David Yates
As Harry Potter begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as "the property of The Half Blood Prince" and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART I
 (2010) 
Friday, July 31 at 5 p.m.
PG-13, 146 minutes
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson & Rupert Grint
Directed by David Yates
As Harry, Ron and Hermione race against time and evil to destroy the Horcruxes, they uncover the existence of the three most powerful objects in the wizarding world: the Deathly Hallows.

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HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART II
 (2011) 
Friday, July 31 at 8 p.m.
PG-13, 130 minutes
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson & Rupert Grint
Directed by David Yates
Harry, Ron and Hermione search for Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes in their effort to destroy the Dark Lord as the final battle rages on at Hogwarts.

AUGUST

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REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE
 (1955)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, August 7 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 111 minutes        
Directed by Nicholas Ray
Starring: James Dean, Natalie Wood and Sal Mineo
A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies.

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FLAMING STAR
 (1960) 
Saturday, August 15 at 7:30 p.m.
APP, 101 minutes
Starring: Elvis Presley, Barbara Eden & Steve Forrest
Directed by Don Siegel
When fighting breaks out between two cultures in West Texas, the mixed-blood Pacer tries to act as a peacemaker, but the "flaming star of death" pulls him irrevocably into the deadly violence.
**ELVIS NIGHT – Come in costume and get a free small popcorn.

SEPTEMBER

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ANATOMY OF A MURDER
 (1959)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, September 4 at 7:30 p.m.
NR, 161 minutes                
Directed by Otto Preminger
Starring: James Stewart, Lee Remick and Ben Gazzara
In a murder trial, the defendant says he suffered temporary insanity after the victim raped his wife. What is the truth, and will he win his case?

GRAPEFEST FILM FESTIVAL
September 17-18-19-20
Movies are free with festival admission.
Movies and times TBD


OCTOBER

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REBECCA
 (1940)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
NR, 130 minutes  
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine and George Sanders
A self-conscious woman juggles with adjusting to her new role as an aristocrat's wife and avoiding being intimidated by his first wife's spectral presence.

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MEAN GIRLS
 (2004) 
Saturday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 97 minutes
Starring: Lindsey Lohan, Jonathan Bennett & Rachel McAdams
Directed by Mark Waters
Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of Alpha Plastic Regina George.
**WEAR PINK for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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HOCUS POCUS
 (1993) 
Friday, October 16 at 4  p.m.
Friday, October 16 at 7 p.m.
Friday, October 16 at 10 p.m.

PG, 96 minutes
Starring: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker & Kathy Najimy
Directed by Kenny Ortega
A curious youngster moves to Salem where he struggles to fit in before awakening a trio of diabolical witches that were executed in the 17th century.
**Costume contest 30 minutes prior to every show.

 NOVEMBER

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THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE
 (1962)
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Friday, November 6 at 7:30 p.m.
PG-13, 126 minutes       
Directed by John Frankenheimer
Starring: Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey and Janet Leigh
A former prisoner of war is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy.

Classic Christmas Movies
November 28 – December 23
Movies and showtimes TBD
Tickets on sale in JULY!