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

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.


OCTOBER

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CITIZEN KANE (1941) PG, 119 minutes
Friday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton & Dorothy Comingore
Directed by Orson Welles

Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.

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BATMAN (1989) PG-13, 126 minutes
Saturday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.
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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PSYCHO (1960) R, 109 minutes
Friday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh & Vera Miles
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.

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GREMLINS (1984) PG, 215 minutes
Saturday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates & Hoyt Axton
Directed by Joe Dante

A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of malevolently mischievous monsters on a small town.


NOVEMBER

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INDIANA JONES & THE TEMPLE OF DOOM (1984) PG, 118 minutes
Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw & Jonathan Ke Quan
Directed by Steven Spielberg

In 1935, Indiana Jones arrives in India, still part of the British Empire, and is asked to find a mystical stone. He then stumbles upon a secret cult committing enslavement and human sacrifices in the catacombs of an ancient palace.

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HOME ALONE 
(1990)
PG, 103 minutes
Saturday, November 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Macauley 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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A CHRISTMAS CAROL
 (1951)
NR, 86 minutes
Friday, November 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Alastair Sims, 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.

DECEMBER

Christmas Story

A CHRISTMAS STORY 
(1983)
PG, 94 minutes
Monday, December 3 at 7 p.m.
Sunday, December 16 at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 19 at 2 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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HOLIDAY INN
 (1942)
APP, 100 minutes
Wednesday, December 5 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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WHITE CHRISTMAS
 (1954)
NR, 120 minutes
Friday, December 7 at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, December 18 at 7 p.m.
Friday, December 21 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, 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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MIRACLE ON 34th STREET
 (1947) NR, 96 minutes
Sunday, December 9 at 7 p.m.
Monday, December 17 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
Monday, December 10 at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 19 at 7 p.m.
Thursday, December 20 at 2 p.m.
Thursday, December 20 at 7 p.m.
Friday, December 21 at 7 p.m.
Sunday, 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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ANIMATED DOUBLE FEATURE:
A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS & HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS

Saturday, December 22 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, December 22 at 4 p.m.
Sunday, 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.

The Shop Around the Corner

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

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

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SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE
 (1993) PG, 105 minutes
Thursday, December 27 at 2 p.m.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan & Ross Malinger
Directed by Nora Ephron

A recently widowed man's son calls a radio talk-show in an attempt to find his father a partner.

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BATMAN RETURNS
 (1992) PG-13, 126 minutes
Saturday, December 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito & Michelle Pfeiffer
Directed by Tim Burton

When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.