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

SUMMER MOVIE SERIES
Every Tuesday and Wednesday, June 11 - August 14 at 11 a.m. Admission $4

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.
Ticket sales for Christmas at the Palace begin Tuesday, December 9 at 9 a.m.

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


JUNE

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Tuesday, June 25 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE SANDLOT (1993)
PG, 101 minutes
Starring: Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar & Art LaFleur
Directed by David Mickey Evans

In the summer of 1962, a new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his rowdy team, resulting in many adventures.

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Wednesday, June 26 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE INCREDIBLES (2004)
PG, 115 minutes
Voices of Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter & Samuel L. Jackson
Directed by Brad Bird

A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

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WEST SIDE STORY 
(1961) NR, 153 minutes 
Friday, June 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Natalie Wood, George Chakiris & Richard Beymer
Directed by Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise
Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.

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INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE 
(1989) PG-13, 127 minutes 
Saturday, June 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery & Alison Doody
Directed by Steven Spielberg
In 1938, after his father Professor Henry Jones, Sr. goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, Professor Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. finds himself up against Adolf Hitler's Nazis again to stop them from obtaining its powers.

JULY

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Tuesday, July 2 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

BEETHOVEN (1992)
PG, 87 minutes
Starring: Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt & Dean Jones
Directed by Brian Levant

A slobbering St. Bernard becomes the center of attention for a loving family, but must contend with a dog-napping veterinarian and his henchmen.

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Wednesday, July 3 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

AN AMERICAN TAIL (1986)
G, 80 minutes
Voices of Dom DeLuise, Christopher Plummer & Erica Yohn
Directed by Don Bluth

While emigrating to the United States, a young Russian mouse gets separated from his family and must locate them while trying to survive in a new country.

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TOP GUN
 (1986) PG, 110 minutes
Friday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Starring: Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer & Kelly McGillis
Directed by Tony Scott

As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.

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Tuesday, July 9 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE JUNGLE BOOK (1967)
G, 78 minutes
Voices of Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot & Louis Prima
Directed by Wolfgang Reitherman

Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization.

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Wednesday, July 10 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

MUPPETS FROM SPACE (1999)
G, 87 minutes
Voices of Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire & Bill Barretta
Directed by Tim Hill

Gonzo is contacted by his alien family through his breakfast cereal. But when the men in black kidnap him, it's up to Kermit and the gang to rescue Gonzo and help him reunite with his long-lost family.

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BLUE HAWAII
(1961) PG, 102 minutes 
Friday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m.

Starring: Elvis Presley, Joan Blackman & Angela Lansbury
Directed by Norman Taurog

After arriving back in Hawaii from the Army, Chad Gates defies his parents' wishes for him to work at the family business and instead, goes to work as a tour guide at his girlfriend's agency.

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Tuesday, July 16 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

SPY KIDS (2001)
PG, 88 minutes
Starring: Alexa PenaVega, Daryl Sabara & Antonio Banderas
Directed by Robert Rodriguez

The children of secret agent parents must save them from danger.

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Wednesday, July 17 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

PETE'S DRAGON (1977)
G, 128 Minutes
Starring: Sean Marshall, Helen Reddy & Jim Dale
Directed by Don Chaffey

An orphan boy and his magical dragon come to town with his abusive adoptive parents in pursuit.

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Tuesday, July 23 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

HARRY POTTER & THE SORCERER'S STONE (2001)
PG, 152 minutes
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint & Emma Watson
Directed by Chris Columbus

An orphaned boy enrolls in a school of wizardry, where he learns the truth about himself, his family and the terrible evil that haunts the magical world.

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Wednesday, July 24 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

FERNGULLY: THE LAST RAINFOREST (1992)
G, 76 minutes
Voices of Samantha Mathis, Christian Slater & Robin Williams
Directed by Bill Kroyer

The magical inhabitants of a rainforest fight to save their home, which is threatened by logging and a polluting force of destruction called Hexxus.

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MAMMA MIA!
(2008) PG-13, 108 minutes
Friday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan & Amanda Seyfried
Directed by Phyllida Llyod

The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA.

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JURASSIC PARK
(1993) PG-13, 127 minutes
Saturday, July 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern & Jeff Goldblum
Directed by Steven Spielberg

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown allowing its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

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Tuesday, July 30 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE BLACK STALLION (1979)
G, 118 minutes
Starring: Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney & Teri Garr
Directed by Carroll Ballard

While traveling with his father, young Alec becomes fascinated by a mysterious Arabian stallion who is brought on board and stabled in the ship he is sailing on.

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Wednesday, July 31 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

LITTLE NEMO: ADVENTURES IN SLUMBERLAND (89)
G, 85 minutes
Voices of Gabriel Damon, Mickey Rooney & Rene Auberjonois
Directed by Masami Hata & William T. Hurtz

A young boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of until he unleashes a century-old secret that may not only destroy this perfect dream world but reality itself.


AUGUST (Audrey Hepburn celebration month!)

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ROMAN HOLIDAY
 (1953) NR, 118 minutes
Friday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn & Eddie Albert
Directed by William Wyler

A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome.

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Tuesday, August 6 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE MIGHTY DUCKS (1992)
PG, 100 minutes
Starring: Emilio Estevez, Joshua Jackson & Joss Ackland
Directed by Stephen Herek

A self-centered Minnesota lawyer is sentenced to community service by coaching a rag tag youth hockey team.

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Wednesday, August 7 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE (2005)
PG 143 minutes
Starring: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley & William Moseley
Directed by Andrew Adamson

Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion.

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SABRINA
(1954) NR, 113 minutes
Friday, August 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart & William Holden
Directed by Billy Wilder

A playboy becomes interested in the daughter of his family's chauffeur, but it is his more serious brother who would be the better man for her.

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Tuesday, August 13 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

ICE AGE (2002)
PG, 81 minutes
Voices of Ray Romano, Denis Leary & John Leguizamo
Directed by Chris Wedge & Carlos Saldanha

Set during the Ice Age, a sabertooth tiger, a sloth and a wooly mammoth find a lost human infant and try to return him to his tribe.

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Wednesday, August 14 at 11 a.m.
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES

SUPERMAN (1978)
PG, 143 minutes
Starring Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder & Gene Hackman
Directed by Richard Donner

An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.

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MY FAIR LADY (1964) G, 170 minutes
Friday, August 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison & Stanley Holloway
Directed by George Cukor

A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can make a flower girl presentable in high society.

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HOW TO STEAL A MILLION
(1966) NR, 123 minutes 
Friday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Peter O’Toole & Eli Wallach
Directed by William Wyler

Romantic comedy about a woman who must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.

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BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S
(1961) NR, 111 minutes 
Saturday, August 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard & Patricia Neal
Directed by Blake Edwards

A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has moved into her apartment building, but her past threatens to get in the way.

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WAIT UNTIL DARK
(1967) NR, 108 minutes
Friday, August 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin & Richard Crenna
Directed by Terence Young

A trio of thugs terrorizes a recently-blinded woman while they search for a heroin-stuffed doll they believe is in her apartment.

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FUNNY FACE
(1957) NR, 118 minutes 
Saturday, August 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire & Kay Thompson
Directed by Stanley Donen

An impromptu fashion shoot at a bookstore brings about a new fashion model discovery in the shop clerk.

SEPTEMBER

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BACK TO THE FUTURE
 (1985) PG, 116 minutes
Friday, September 6 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Starring: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd & Lea Thompson
Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.


OCTOBER

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YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
 (1974) PG, 106 minutes
Friday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn & Marty Feldman
Directed by Mel Brooks

An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that his grandfather was not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body.


NOVEMBER

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STAR WARS: EPISODE IV - A NEW HOPE
 (1977) PG, 121 minutes
Friday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford & Carrie Fisher
Directed by George Lucas

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a 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 evil Darth Vader.

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HOME ALONE
 (1990)
PG, 103 minutes 
Saturday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 20 at 2 p.m.

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci & Daniel Stern
Directed by John Hughes

An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

 

DECEMBER

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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
 (1951)
NR, 86 minutes 
Monday, December 2 at 7 p.m.
Starring: Alastair Sim, Jack Warner & Kathleen Harrison
Directed by Brain Desmond Hurst

An old, bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve.

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HOLIDAY INN
 (1942)
APP, 100 minutes 
Wednesday, December 4 at 7 p.m.
Starring: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire & Marjorie Reynolds
Directed by Mark Sandrich

At an inn which is only open on holidays, a crooner and a hoofer vie for the affections of a beautiful up-and-coming performer.

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MIRACLE ON 34th STREET
 (1947)
NR, 96 minutes
Sunday, December 8 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, December 15 at 7 p.m.

Starring: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O’Hara & John Payne
Directed by George Seaton

When a nice old man, who claims to be Santa Claus, is institutionalized as insane, a young lawyer decides to defend him by arguing in court that he is the real thing.

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IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE (1946)
PG, 130 minutes
Sunday, December 8 at 7 p.m.
Monday, December 16 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 21 at 7 p.m.
Monday, December 23 at 7 p.m.

Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed & Lionel Barrymore
Directed by Frank Capra

An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.

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WHITE CHRISTMAS (1954)
NR, 120 minutes 
Monday, December 9 at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, December 17 at 7 p.m.
Thursday, December 19 at 7 p.m. **DRESS YOUR BEST NIGHT!**
Sunday, December 22 at 7 p.m.

Starring: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye & Rosemary Clooney
Directed by Michael Curtiz

A successful song-and-dance duo become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

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SCROOGED
 (1988)
PG-13, 101 minutes
Sunday, December 15 at 2 p.m.
Starring: Bill Murray, Karen Allen & John Forsyth
Directed by Richard Donner

A selfish, cynical television executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.

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ANIMATED DOUBLE FEATURE: 
A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS & HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS 
Monday, December 16 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, December 21 at 11 a.m. **PAJAMAS AT THE PALACE**
Monday, December 23 at 2 p.m.

A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS (1965)
G, 25 minutes
Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (1966)
NR, 26 minutes
A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.

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ANIMATED DOUBLE FEATURE: 

FROSTY THE SNOWMAN & RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER 
Tuesday, December 17 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, December 22 at 11 a.m. **PAJAMAS AT THE PALACE**

FROSTY THE SNOWMAN(1966)
G, 25 minutes
A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat.
RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER (1964)
G, 47 minutes
A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them.

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THE SANTA CLAUSE 
(1994)
PG, 97 minutes 
Wednesday, December 18 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, December 22 at 2 p.m.

Starring: Tim Allen, Judge Reinhold & Wendy Crewson
Directed by John Pasquin

When a man inadvertently makes Santa fall off of his roof on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place.

Christmas Story
A CHRISTMAS STORY (1983)
PG, 94 minutes 
Wednesday, December 18 at 7 p.m.
Starring: Peter Billingsley, Melinda Dillon & Darren McGavin
Directed by Bob Clark

In the 1940s, a young boy named Ralphie attempts to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder BB gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

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THE MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL 
(1992)
G, 85 minutes 
Thursday, December 19 at 2 p.m.
Starring: Michael Caine, Dave Goelz & Steve Whitmire
Directed by Brian Henson

The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve.

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HOME ALONE
 (1990)
PG, 103 minutes 
Saturday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 20 at 2 p.m.

Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci & Daniel Stern
Directed by John Hughes

An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

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NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION (1989)
G-13, 97 minutes 
Friday, December 20 at 7 p.m.
**UGLY SWEATER CONTEST** 
starts at 6:30 p.m.
Starring: Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo & Juliette Lewis
Directed by Jeremiah Chechik

The Griswold family's plan for a big family Christmas predictably turns into a big disaster.

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ELF (2003)
PG, 97 minutes 
Saturday, December 21 at 2 p.m.
Starring: Will Ferrell, James Caan & Bob Newhart
Directed by John Favreau

After discovering he is a human, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole decides to travel to New York City to locate his real father.

The Shop Around the Corner
THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER 
(1940) NR, 99 minutes 
Thursday, December 26 at 2 p.m.
Starring: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart & Frank Morgan
Directed by Ernst Lubitsch

Without realizing they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal, two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other.