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Three Stooges Film Fest
Jun
23
1:00 PM13:00

Three Stooges Film Fest

Fans of the Three Stooges are invited to our third annual screening of Stooges shorts on the big screen!

On Sunday, June 23, from 1-3 PM, Michelle Squiccimara of The Stoogeum in Ambler will host the screening event and introduce each short film:

  • Movie Maniacs (1936)

  • Grips Grunts and Groans (1937)

  • We Want Our Mummy (1939)

  • Sing a Song of Six Pants (1947)

  • Love at First Bite (1950)

All ticket sales are final. No refunds, no exceptions. A mobile or hard copy ticket is okay—all tickets will be scanned at the door. The name on the ticket does not have to match the name of the attendee.

All proceeds benefit the non-profit Newtown Theatre, the oldest continuously operating movie house in the United States. 

Movie lineup subject to change

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Peter and the Wolf with the Newtown Chamber Orchestra
Apr
28
3:00 PM15:00

Peter and the Wolf with the Newtown Chamber Orchestra

Peter and the Wolf comes to life in this enchanting narrated concert with the Newtown Chamber Orchestra on Sunday, April 28 at 3 PM at the Newtown Theatre.

This special event includes audience participation and the opportunity to touch instruments through a musical "petting zoo."

Event Details

The doors will open at 2 PM.

Seating is first come, first served.

Concessions will be available for purchase before the concert.

Learn more about parking near the theatre.

Concert Cover Contest

Kids 10 and younger: help us decorate the program cover! Your artwork could be pictured on the concert program, and there are also prizes for runners-up. This year’s theme is Peter and the Wolf. Children must be 10 or younger to participate. Artwork may be in color but will be printed in black and white. Click here to download the entry form.

Tickets

Tickets are available online or at the door. All tickets purchased online will be scanned at the door.

For children 12 and younger, online tickets are free, and tickets bought at the door are $5.

For adult tickets (older than 12), online tickets are $10 plus service fee, and tickets bought at the door are $15.

All ticket sales are final, and no refunds will be given for any reason.

If you can't find your tickets after purchasing, please use this ticket retrieval tool.

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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Apr
27
7:30 PM19:30

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Yeah, baby!

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery will return to the big screen for one night only on Saturday, April 27 at 7:30 PM.

Event Details

This event is not BYOB. Concessions, beer and wine, and a groovy signature cocktail will be available for purchase before the film.

Alcohol sales will end as soon as the film starts.

Learn more about parking near the theatre.

Tickets

Tickets will not be sold in advance. The doors will open at 6:30 PM and ticket sales will begin at that time at the box office.

Admission is $5 for theatre members and $10 for the public.

Seating is first come, first served.





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Major League
Mar
29
7:30 PM19:30

Major League

One Hit!

Celebrate the start of baseball season with a special one-night-only screening of Major League (1989) on Friday, March 29, at 7:30 PM.

You haven’t seen this quotable classic on the big screen in 30 years!

Event Details

This event is not BYOB. Concessions, beer and wine, and a groovy signature cocktail will be available for purchase before the film.

Alcohol sales will end as soon as the film starts.

Learn more about parking near the theatre.

Tickets

Tickets will not be sold in advance. The doors will open at 6:30 PM and ticket sales will begin at that time at the box office.

Admission is $5 for theatre members and $10 for the public.

Seating is first come, first served.





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Pulp Fiction
Mar
1
7:30 PM19:30

Pulp Fiction

You know it…you love it…you can probably even quote it. But you haven’t seen Pulp Fiction on the big screen in 25 years!

The Newtown Theatre will screen Pulp Fiction—for one night only—on Friday, March 1, at 7:30 PM. Don’t miss seeing this film the way it was meant to be seen!

Admission is $10 for everyone and $5 for theatre members. Tickets are available at the box office half an hour before the film starts. Seating is first come, first served.

Concessions, beer and wine will be available for purchase before the film.

First released in 1994, Pulp Fiction has been widely regarded as Tarantino’s masterpiece and a touchstone of postmodern film. In 2008, Entertainment Weekly named it the best film since 1983, and it has appeared on many critics' lists of the greatest films ever made.

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Airplane!
Jan
4
7:30 PM19:30

Airplane!

Buckle your seat belts, because Airplane! is back on the big screen!

This one time-only screening is set for Friday, January 4, at 7:30 PM.

Admission is $10 for everyone and $5 for theatre members. Tickets are available at the box office half an hour before the film starts. Seating is first come, first served.

Airplane! was released in 1980 and stars Robert Hays and Julie Hagerty. In the years since its release, the film's reputation has grown substantially. The film was ranked sixth on Bravo's 100 Funniest Movies. In 2008, it was selected by Empire magazine as one of The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time and in 2012 was voted number one in The 50 Funniest Comedies Ever poll.

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Classic Film Night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Nov
22
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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.

A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their grandfather in a far-off land.

ADMISSION IS FREE!

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

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The Big Lebowski
Nov
17
7:30 PM19:30

The Big Lebowski

“The Dude” will return to the big screen when the Newtown Theatre screens The Big Lebowski on Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 PM.

This fun-filled night will feature movie trivia, White Russians for sale and prizes for the best Lebowski attire. Tickets are $10 for everyone and $5 for theatre members.

Released in 1998, The Big Lebowski stars Jeff Bridges as The Dude, a Los Angeles slacker and avid bowler who is assaulted as a result of mistaken identity.

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Classic Film Night: The Shining
Oct
25
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: The Shining

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

ADMISSION

  • $10 for adults

  • $8 for seniors/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.

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The Princess Bride
Oct
5
7:30 PM19:30

The Princess Bride

Rob Reiner’s beloved fairy-tale comedy returns to the big screen! The Princess Bride starts at 7:30 PM on Friday, October 5.

Admission is $10 per person. The doors will open at 6:45 PM and the screening will begin at 7:30 PM.

Come early for a Princess Bride trivia contest! Three winners will go home with a special Princess Bride-themed gift. Trivia will run on the screen until 7:25 PM, and the winners will be announced at the end of the movie. 

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Classic Film Night: Harvey
Sep
27
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Harvey

Due to his insistence that he has an invisible six-foot-tall rabbit for a best friend, a whimsical middle-aged man (Jimmy Stewart) is thought to be insane. But he may be wiser than anyone knows.

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 the movie.

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

ADMISSION

  • $10 for adults
  • $8 for seniors/students
  • $7 for children 12 and younger
  • $5 for all theatre members
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Classic Film Night: Brigadoon
Aug
30
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Brigadoon

Two Americans on a hunting trip in Scotland become lost. They encounter a small village, not on the map, called Brigadoon, whose residents harbor a mysterious secret.Starring Gene Kelly, Van Johnson, Cyd Charisse and Elaine Stewart

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 the movie.

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

ADMISSION

  • $10 for adults
  • $8 for seniors/students
  • $7 for children 12 and younger
  • $5 for all theatre members
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Classic Film Night: Chinatown
Jul
26
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Chinatown

Starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway, rated R

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 the movie.

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

ADMISSION

  • $10 for adults
  • $8 for seniors/students
  • $5 for all theatre members
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Christmas-In-July Screening: It's a Wonderful Life
Jul
24
7:30 PM19:30

Christmas-In-July Screening: It's a Wonderful Life

Need to escape the summer heat? Celebrate Christmas in July at the Newtown Theatre with a screening of It's a Wonderful Life on Tuesday, July 24 at 7:30 PM. 

Tickets are only $5 for everyone—and FREE for all theatre members

You're welcome to wear your ugly Christmas sweaters and other holiday apparel (don't worry, the AC will be cranking), and the theatre will be decked out in its holiday finest. Bring the whole family for a fun night of Christmas magic...six months early!

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Classic Film Night: Blazing Saddles
Jun
28
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Blazing Saddles

To ruin a western town, a corrupt politician appoints a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary.

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 the movie.

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

ADMISSION

  • $10 for adults
  • $8 for seniors/students
  • $7 for children 12 and under
  • $5 for all theatre members
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Three Stooges Film Fest
Jun
3
1:00 PM13:00

Three Stooges Film Fest

Fans of Larry, Curly and Moe are invited to our second annual screening of five Three Stooges shorts on the big screen! Michelle Squiccimara, registrar and outreach coordinator at The Stoogeum in Ambler, will host the event and introduce each short:

  • Three Little Pigskins (1934)

  • Termites of 1938 (1938)

  • Gents Without Cents (1944)

  • Brideless Groom (1947)

  • Squareheads of the Roundtable (1948)

All proceeds benefit the non-profit Newtown Theatre, the oldest continuously operating movie house in the United States. Movie lineup is subject to change.

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Classic Film Night: My Fair Lady
May
31
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: My Fair Lady

A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society. Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison

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 10-15 minutes of discussion, thoughts and additional trivia questions with prizes.

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

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Classic Film Night: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Jan
25
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

With the help of alcohol, a bitter, aging couple use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other.

Starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton

Sponsored by Harris Comfort

TICKETS

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

 

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Classic Film Night: Young Frankenstein
Oct
26
7:30 PM19:30

Classic Film Night: Young Frankenstein

Mel Brooks' monstrously crazy tribute to Mary Shelley's classic pokes hilarious fun at just about every Frankenstein movie ever made. Starring Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Peter Boyle, and Teri Garr.

    TICKETS

    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 theatre members

    Sponsored by Harris Comfort

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    Classic Film Night: The Maltese Falcon
    Sep
    28
    7:30 PM19:30

    Classic Film Night: The Maltese Falcon

    In this 1941 noir classic, detective Sam Spade (Humphrey Bogart) gets more than he bargained for when he takes a case brought to him by a beautiful but secretive woman (Mary Astor). As soon as Miss Wonderly shows up, trouble follows as Sam's partner is murdered and Sam is accosted by a man (Peter Lorre) demanding he locate a valuable statuette. Sam, entangled in a dangerous web of crime and intrigue, soon realizes he must find the one thing they all seem to want: the bejeweled Maltese falcon.

      TICKETS

      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 theatre members

      Sponsored by Harris Comfort

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      Classic Film Night: Breakfast at Tiffany's
      Aug
      31
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: Breakfast at Tiffany's

      SPONSORED BY HARRIS COMFORT

      A young New York socialite becomes interested in a young man who has just moved into her apartment building. Originally released in 1961.

      TICKETS

      Tickets will be available at the box office prior to each screening. Prices are:

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      Classic Film Night: Mr. Smith Goes To Washington
      Jul
      27
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

      SPONSORED BY HARRIS COMFORT

      A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. Originally released in 1939.

      TICKETS

      Tickets will be available at the box office prior to each screening. Prices are:

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      Christmas-In-July Screening: It's a Wonderful Life
      Jul
      25
      7:30 PM19:30

      Christmas-In-July Screening: It's a Wonderful Life

      Looking to escape the summer heat? Celebrate Christmas in July at the historic Newtown Theatre with a screening of It's a Wonderful Life on Tuesday, July 25 at 7:30 PM. 

      Tickets are only $5 for everyone—and FREE for all theatre members. 

      You're welcome to wear your ugly Christmas sweaters and other holiday apparel (don't worry, the AC will be cranking), and the theatre will be decked out in its holiday finest. Bring the whole family for a fun night of Christmas magic...six months early.

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      Classic Film Night: The Godfather
      Jun
      29
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: The Godfather

      Join us for The Godfather: the epic tale of a 1940s New York mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from family rivals as the leadership switches from father to youngest son. Originally released in 1972.

      Thanks to Harris Comfort for supporting our Classic Film Night series.

      TICKETS

      Tickets will be available at the box office starting at 7:00 PM (not available online).

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      Classic Film Night: Titanic
      May
      25
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: Titanic

      A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic. Originally released in 1997.

      TICKETS

      Tickets will be available at the box office prior to each screening. Prices are:

      Thanks to Harris Comfort for supporting Classic Film Night, the last Thursday of each month at the Newtown Theatre.

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      Classic Film Night: Citizen Kane
      Apr
      27
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: Citizen Kane

      Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. Directed by Orson Welles and originally released in 1941.

      Tickets will be available at the box office prior to each screening.

      Thanks to Harris Comfort for sponsoring Classic Film Night, held the last Thursday each month at the Newtown Theatre.

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      Singin' In The Rain
      Mar
      30
      7:30 PM19:30

      Singin' In The Rain

      Sponsored by Harris Comfort

      Set during the advent of "talkies," Don Lockwood has risen to stardom during Hollywood's silent movie era, paired with the beautiful, jealous and dumb Lina Lamont. When Lockwood becomes attracted to young studio singer Kathy Selden, Lamont has her fired.

      But with the introduction of talking pictures, Lockwood finds his career in jeopardy after audiences laugh when they hear Lamont speak in her shrill voice for the first time...until the studio decides to use Selden to dub her voice. Originally released in 1952.

      Tickets

      Tickets will be available at the box office prior to each screening. Prices are:

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      Gone With The Wind
      Feb
      23
      7:30 PM19:30

      Gone With The Wind

      On the eve of the American Civil War, rich, beautiful and self-centered Scarlett O'Hara has everything she could want—except Ashley Wilkes. But as the war devastates the South, Scarlett discovers the strength within herself to protect her family and rebuild her life. Through everything, she longs for Ashley, unaware that she is already married to the man she really loves until she finally drives him away. Only then does she realize what she has lost and decide to win him back.

      Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, $7 for children 12 and younger, and $5 for members of the theatre. They will be available at the box office prior to each screening.

      Our monthly Classic Film Night series is sponsored by Harris Comfort

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      Classic Film Night: Some Like It Hot
      Jan
      26
      7:30 PM19:30

      Classic Film Night: Some Like It Hot

      Join us for the 1959 classic comedy, Some Like It Hot, starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon.

      Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, $7 for children 12 and younger, and $5 for members of the theatre. They will be available at the box office prior to each screening.

      Our monthly Classic Film Night series is sponsored by Harris Comfort

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