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Night Owl Cinema’s 2010 Spring Lineup

NIGHT OWL CINEMA RETURNS IN ITS 3RD SEASON TO THE ST. AUGUSTINE AMPHITHEATRE

The Saint Augustine Amphitheatre is proud to announce the return of Night Owl Cinema for its 2010 spring lineup. Night Owl Cinema is a fun, free outdoor movie series that is open to the public. The spring 2010 series features some popular films of more recent years in addition to cinema classics. Show time is 8:00 pm, admission is free and concessions are available.

Saturday, March 27th, 2010 – Iron Man (PG-13 Parental Discretion is advised)

Robert Downey, Jr. stars as Tony Stark, a billionaire industrialist that happens to be an engineering genius. To survive an accident that occurs when he is demonstrating his company’s technology, he creates an armored suit to sustain his life. When he heals, he decides to use his technology to fight crime and leads a double life as Iron Man in this comic book adventure. Run time 126 minutes.

Friday, April 2nd, 2010 – Breakfast at Tiffany’s (NR)

Audrey Hepburn stars as Holly Golightly, a socialite with an intriguing past in this highly rated comedy based on the 1958 novella by Truman Capote. Struggling writer Paul Varjak (George Peppard) moves into a New York apartment building and becomes intrigued by his pretty, quirky neighbor Holly Golightly. Holly’s lifestyle confuses and fascinates Paul; in public she flits through parties with a glamorous, sophisticated air, but when they’re alone she changes into a sweetly vulnerable bundle of neuroses. Run time 114 minutes.

Saturday, April 10th, 2010 – Twilight (PG -13 Parental Discretion is Advised)

Based on the wildly popular book, high school girl Bella (Kristen Stewart) moves to Seattle and begins to notice the dark and mysterious Edward Cullens (Robert Pattinson) who is a good looking vampire trying to hide his secret.. Against all odds, they fall in love but will a pack of blood thirsty trackers and the disapproval of their family and friends separate them? Run time 122 minutes.

Friday, May 7th, 2010 – Rocky (PG)

In 1976, when ROCKY, a low-budget film with an unknown actor named Sylvester Stallone, won the Academy Award® for Best Picture; it was as emotional a finale as the film itself. A two-bit boxer gets a second chance in life by being offered an impossible shot at the heavyweight title. The story of how Rocky goes the distance is one of the warmest, most exciting and stirring movies of all time. (swank.com) – Run time 119 minutes.

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010 – Charlotte’s Web (PG)

This classic story based on the beloved book by E.B. White brings us the charming tale of Fern (Dakota Fanning) and her young pet pig Wilbur. Just as Wilbur (Dominic Scott Kay) learns of his impending fate on the chopping block, he meets a very special spider (Julia Robert) in the barn that begins to weave messages in her web such as “Some Pig,” “Radiant,” and “Terrific.” The messages make Wilbur famous and ultimately save his life in this story of friendship and loyalty. (swank.com) – Run time 113 minutes.

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The President’s Kitchen Cabinet

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Sports

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