Starting Friday, April 29th, The Boss. A titan of industry is sent to prison after she’s caught insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America’s latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget. Rated R. Showtimes at 7 PM on Weeknights. 4 PM & 7 PM on Weekends.
Starting Friday, May 6th, The Jungle Book. The man-cub Mowgli flees the jungle after a threat from the tiger Shere Khan. Guided by Bagheera the panther and the bear Baloo, Mowgli embarks on a journey of self-discovery, though he also meets creatures who don’t have his best interests at heart. Rated PG. Showtimes at 7 PM on Weeknights. 4 PM & 7 PM on Weekends.
FREE MONDAY MATINEES
An American in Paris
Starting at 12:30 PM on Monday, May 2nd, An American in Paris. Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman. This film is Passed.
On the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, the Paradise shows a free matinee at 12:30. These have become a popular part of movie experience at the Paradise and are sponsored by ECRAC.
Mon. Feb. 1 – To Kill a Mockingbird
Mon. Feb. 22 – The King’s Speech
Mon. March 7 – The Notebook
Mon. March 21 – How Green Was My Valley
Mon. April 4 – The Hunt For Red October
Mon. April 18 – Apollo 13
Mon. May 2 – American In Paris
Mon. May 16 – State Fair
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to the legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Rabbit Proof Fence
Starting at 1:00 PM on Sunday, May 1st, Rabbit Proof Fence. In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback. This film PG.
On the Sundays, the Paradise shows a
free matinee at 1:00 PM. These are sponsored by ECRAC.
Art House Independent Movies
May 1st – Rabbit Proof Fence
May 8th – Bicycle Thieves
May 15th – Children of Heaven
May 22nd – Breathless
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Free Film Series committee
Anyone interested in being part of the Free Film Series committee, which is responsible for choosing all movies for each of the different series, is welcome! It’s fun to be part of this aspect of movies at the Paradise! Please leave a message for Eric Carlisle at the concession counter, or call the Paradise at 320-679-3964 with message if you are interested.
The series are:
Kids matinee’s – once a month during school year, every Wednesday matinee all summer
Independent/foreign films – once a month the 1st. Saturday of each month
Classic Monday Matinee’s – 1st & 3rd. Monday of each month at 12:30, movies for everyone
Annual children’s Holiday movies – Between Thanksgiving & Christmas each Saturday & Sunday matinee’s
Summer Outdoor Movies – once a month on Saturday’s during summer months