Paradise News February 11, 2016



The Revenant

Starting Friday, February 12th, The Revenant. A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820’s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. Rated R. Showtimes at 7 PM on Weeknights.  4 PM & 7 PM on Weekends.



The Fifth Wave

Starting Friday, February 19th, The Fifth Wave. Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. Rated PG-13. Showtimes at 7 PM on Weeknights.  4 PM & 7 PM on Weekends.



The King’s Speech

Starting at 12:30 PM on Monday, February 22nd, The King’s Speech. The story of King George VI of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. Rated R.


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

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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.


Vasa RadioJoin us at the Paradise Theatre or listen to the
live radio broadcast, right here on our website!
Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Admission is free!

Inspired by A Prairie Home Companion the Vasa Radio Hour is a contemporary variety show performed before a live studio audience right here at the Paradise! Learn More!

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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