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The Shining

  • The Newtown Theatre 120 North State Street Newtown, PA 18940 (map)

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter, where an evil spiritual presence influences the father into violence and his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and future.

Starring Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall

Sponsored by Harris Comfort


Tickets will be sold at the box office 30 minutes prior to screening.

  • $10 for adults

  • $8 for seniors and students

  • $7 for children 12 and younger

  • $5 for all theatre members


Local film enthusiast and Newtown Theatre member Cheryl Harris will offer a 10-minute introduction to the film starting at 7:20 PM, during which she’ll share backstory, trivia and other interesting insights into this classic. Audience members are invited to stay after the movie for 10 to 15 minutes of discussion, thoughts and additional trivia questions with prizes.

Earlier Event: September 27
Later Event: November 22
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