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.

FEBRUARY

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GOLDFINGER (1964) APP, 110 minutes
Friday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Sean Connery, Gert Fröbe, Honor Blackman
Directed by Guy Hamilton

Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve.

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THE MALTESE FALCON
 (1941) NR, 100 minutes
Saturday, February 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor & Gladys George
Directed by John Huston

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar and their quest for a priceless statuette.

MARCH

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THE WIZARD OF OZ
(1939) PG, 102 minutes
Friday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM
Starring: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan & Ray Bolger
Directed by Victor Fleming

A young girl is swept away from a farm in Kansas to the magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home.

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THE BIRDS 
(1963) PG-13, 119 minutes
Friday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren & Jessica Tandy
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people.

SPRING BREAK MOVIES

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THE MUPPET MOVIES
 (1979) G, 95 minutes
Monday, March 11 at 11 a.m.
Monday, March 11 at 2 p.m.

Voices of Jim Henson, Frank Oz & Jerry Nelson
Directed by James Frawley
Kermit and his newfound friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog legs merchant is after Kermit.

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CHARLOTTE’S WEB 
(1973) G, 94 minutes
Tuesday, March 12 at 11 a.m.
Tuesday, March 12 at 2 p.m.

Voices of Debbie Reynolds, Henry Gibson & Paul Lynde
Directed by Charles A. Nichols & Iwao Takamoto
A gentle and wise grey spider with a flair for promotion pledges to save a young pig from slaughter for dinner food.

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CARS
 (2006) G, 117 minutes
Wednesday, March 13 at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, March 13 at 2 p.m.

Voices of Owen Wilson, Bonnie Hunt & Paul Newman
Directed by John Lasseter
A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.

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SHREK
 (2001) PG, 90 minutes
Thursday, March 14 at 11 a.m.
Thursday, March 14 at 2 p.m.

Voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy & Cameron Diaz
Directed by Andrew Adamson & Vicky Jenson
A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.

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TOY STORY
 (1995) G, 81 minutes
Friday, March 15 at 11 a.m.
Friday, March 15 at 2 p.m.

Voices of Tom hanks, Tim Allen & Don Rickles
Directed by John Lasseter
A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.

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E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRASTRIAL
 (1982) PG, 115 minutes
Friday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore & Peter Coyote
Directed by Steven Spielberg
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world.

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FIELD OF DREAMS
 (1989) PG-13, 107 minutes
Friday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones & Ray Liotta
Directed by Phil Alden Robinson
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come.

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FATHER OF THE BRIDE
 (1991) PG, 105 minutes
Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Steve Martin, Diane Keaton & Martin Short
Directed by Charles Shyer
With his oldest daughter's wedding approaching, a father finds himself reluctant to let go.

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LADY AND THE TRAMP
 (1955) G, 76 minutes
Friday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Voices of Barbara Lundy, Larry Roberts & Peggy Lee
Directed by Clyde Geronimi & Wilifred Jackson

The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt.

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OPERATION PETTICOAT
 (1959) APP, 124 minutes
Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Starring: Cary Grant, Tony Curtis & Joan O’Brien
Directed by Blake Edwards
During World War II, a commander finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) submarine, a con man executive officer, and a group of army nurses.

APRIL

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NORTH BY NORTHWEST
 (1959) NR, 136 minutes
Friday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint & Jason Mason
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

MAY

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THE PRINCESS BRIDE
 (1987) PG, 98 minutes
Friday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Cary Elwes, Robin Wright & Mandy Patinkin
Directed by Rob Reiner

While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.


JUNE

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JAWS
 (1975) PG, 124 minutes
Friday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m.
FIRST FRIDAY FILM

Starring: Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw & Richard Dreyfuss
Directed by Steven Spielberg

A local sheriff, a marine biologist and an old seafarer team up to hunt down a great white shark wreaking havoc in a beach resort.


JULY

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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.


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.

 

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.