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.


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.


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Friday, August 4 at 7:30 p.m.

The Princess Bride (1987) PG, 98 minutes
First Friday Film Series
Directed by Rob Reiner
Starring: Cary Elwes, Robin Wright & Mandy Patinkin
While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.
*PROMO* Join or show your Movie Club card and get an extra stamp. If you fill your card on this visit, receive a free small popcorn.

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Saturday, August 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Airplane! (1980) PG, 88 minutes
Directed by Jim Abrahams & David Zucker
Starring: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty & Leslie Nielsen
A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick.
*PROMO* Join or show your Movie Club card and get an extra stamp.

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Friday, August 11 at 7:30 p.m.

Grease (1978) PG-13, 110 minutes
Directed by Randal Kleiser
Starring: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John & Stockard Channing
Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?
*PROMO* Attend the movie in your best Grease style attire and receive a free small popcorn.

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Pale Moonlight Theater presents
"It! The Terror from Beyond Space"

Saturday, August 12 at 7 p.m.
General Admission
Tickets $6

Pale Moonlight Theater is proud to present the 1958 independently made American black-and-white science fiction monster film "It! The Terror from Beyond Space". Special guests from Pale Moonlight Theater, performers "Professor Terrance von Riesling" - Terry Yates and "The Original Cyn" - Cynthia Dodson will be in the audience and available after the show for pictures and autographs. World famous Magician, Dal Sanders of Amazing Attractions and Boopsie the Clown from Kartoon Circus will amaze you with a special trick.

"It! The Terror from Beyond Space" is about Earth's second mission to Mars to discover the fate of the first. They find a sole survivor of that mission and bring him back. The survivor, the expedition's former commander, claims that his crew were killed by a hostile Martian life form. No one believes him until the creature, now a stowaway, begins hunting the rescue ship's crew as they return to Earth.

This will be one evening you don't want to miss out on.

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The Jungle Book PAC movie poster

Saturday, August 19 at 7:30 p.m.

The Jungle Book (1967) APP, 78 minutes
Voices of: Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot and Louis Prima
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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Friday, August 25 at 7:30 p.m.

Chariots of Fire (1981) PG, 125 minutes
Directed by Hugh Hudson
Starring: Ben Cross, Ian Charleson & Nicholas Farrell
Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, compete in the 1924 Olympics.

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Saturday, August 26 at 7:30 p.m.

101 Dalmatians (1961) G, 79 minutes
Voice of: Rod Taylor, Betty Lou Gerson & J. Pat O' Malley
When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella de Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement.
*PROMO* Cruella de Vil look alike contest. Come as your best version on Cruella de Vil and you could win (2) free movie passes.


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Friday, September 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Chicago (2002) PG-13, 113 minutes
First Friday Film Series
Directed by Rob Marshall
Starring: Renée Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones & Richard Gere
Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

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Saturday, September 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) APP, 115 minutes
Directed by Frank Capra
Starring: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur & George Bancroft
Longfellow Deeds, a simple-hearted Vermont tuba player, inherits a fortune and has to contend with opportunist city slickers.

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Saturday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m.

A Beautiful Mind (2001) PG-13, 135 minutes
Directed by Ron Howard
Starring: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris & Jennifer Connelly
After John Nash, a brilliant but asocial mathematician, accepts secret work in cryptography, his life takes a turn for the nightmarish.

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Friday, September 22 at 7:30 p.m.

Spaceballs (1987) PG, 96 minutes
Directed by Mel Brooks
Starring: Mel Brooks, John Candy & Rick Moranis
Planet Spaceballs' President Skroob sends Lord Dark Helmet to steal planet Druidia's abundant supply of air to replenish their own, and only Lone Starr can stop them.

MANHATTAN Short Film Festival PAC Movie event


Saturday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m.
General Admission
Tickets $10

Join in with over 100,000 film lovers in over 250 cities across six continents with one purpose... to view and vote on the Finalists' Films in the 19th Annual MANHATTAN Short Film Festival. MANHATTAN SHORT is not a touring Festival; rather, it is an instantaneous celebration that occurs simultaneously across the globe, bringing great films to great venues and allowing the audiences to select their favorites.

If the Film Festival experience truly is about getting great works in front of as many eyes as possible, MANHATTAN SHORT offers the ultimate platform -- one that sees its films screened in Sydney, Mumbai, Moscow, Vienna and Cape Town to cinemas in all fifty states of the United States and beyond.

You be the judge - The Judges of the Finalists' Films are you. Audiences at each venue will be handed a voting card upon entry to each cinema and asked to vote for the ONE film they think should win. Votes are tallied by each cinema and sent through to MANHATTAN SHORT HQ. The overall winner is announced on Monday October 9, 2017.

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Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol 
Friday, December 1 at 7 p.m.
APP, 85 minutes
Starring: Alastair Sims, Jack Warner & Kathleen Harrison
Directed by Brian Desmond Hurst

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

Christmas Story
A Christmas Story 
Tuesday, December 5 at 7 p.m.
Monday, December 11 at 7 p.m.
PG, 94 minutes
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 B.B. gun really is the perfect Christmas gift.

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It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Wednesday, December 6 at 7 p.m.
Sunday, December 10 at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, December 19 at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 20 at 2 p.m.
Wednesday, December 20 at 7 p.m.
Thursday, December 21 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 23 at 7 p.m.
PG, 130 minutes
Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed & Lionel Barrymore
Directed by Frank Capra

An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

White Christmas
White Christmas 
Friday, December 8 at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, December 12 at 7 p.m.
Tuesday, December 19 at 2 p.m.
Thursday, December 21 at 2 p.m.
Friday, December 22 at 7 p.m.
NR, 120 minutes
Starring: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye & Rosemary Clooney
Directed by Michael Curtiz

A successful song-and-dance team 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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Animated Double Feature:

Friday, December 22 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, December 23 at 2 p.m.
A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)
Repelled by the commercialism he sees around him, Charlie Brown tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)
A grumpy hermit hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville.